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2018’s OBOC Book Choice

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Song Poet: A Memoir of My Father by Kao Kalia Yang. ... Continue Reading

Under a Flaming Sky by Daniel James Brown

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Thank You OBOC Readers!

Thank you to community participants, Heart of Hutch volunteers, and partner organizations for making this year's One Book One Community book read program a success!  And a very special thank you to each of our program speakers.  We will begin planning 2017's OBOC program shortly.  If you have book suggestions or would like to get involved with this program of Connect Wholeheartedly, please enter below.   ... Continue Reading

Thank You OBOC Readers!

Thank you to community participants, Heart of Hutch volunteers, and partner organizations for making this year's One Book One Community book read program a success!  And a very special thank you to Ordinary Grace author, William Kent Krueger for coming to Hutchinson and sharing your personal and professional stories. We will begin planning 2016's OBOC program.  If you have book suggestions or would like to get involved with this program of Connect Wholeheartedly, please enter below.   ... Continue Reading

Meet the Author

Exclusive Brunch With the Author Event Enjoy food and conversation with William Kent Krueger being held prior to the Meet the Author event. Tickets for the brunch go on sale at 10:00am Monday morning at the Hutchinson Public Library. To obtain these tickets you will need to act fast as only 35 tickets will be sold for this exclusory opportunity!  Event ticket is $25 and includes egg bake, fruit, rolls, juice and coffee. The much anticipated One Book One Community Meet the Author event will be held at the Hutchinson Event Center at 2:00pm. This event is free and open to the public. Get your book signed by William Kent Krueger. You won't want to miss it! Preceding the Meet the Author event, connect with others by participating in the March 22nd One Book One Community Book discussion. ... Continue Reading

2018 One Book One Community

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One Book, One Community

Register as a participant for our community book read. Note: being part of a book club is not required.    Why register? Heart of Hutch and One Book, One Community partners would like to know how many people are engaging in this community book read.  Registered participants will also be provided with event updates and reminders, special topics related to the book, referral to book clubs and area resources as requested by participant, etc.  Registration is not required to participate in online discussions or events.   ... Continue Reading