Community Read Events

Plainview Library Community Read
Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger

“Looking back at a tragic event that occurred during his thirteenth year, Frank Drum explores how a complicated web of secrets, adultery, and betrayal shattered his Methodist family and their small 1961 Minnesota community.”

Free copies are available at the Library and Bennett’s Food Center.  Pick up a copy and join us at the library for events inspired by the book:

Hotdish Contest
Saturday, April 22, 1:00 – 1:30 pm

Celebrate our Minnesota roots with a hotdish contest.  Prizes include casserole dishes and recipe cards created by PEM art students.

Meet the Author, William Kent Krueger
Saturday, April 22, 1:30 – 3:00 pm

William Kent Krueger will be at the library to discuss Ordinary Grace.  He will have books available for purchase and signing.


This project is made possible with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund and the people of Minnesota for Library Legacy activities.