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A CALL TO ACTION

Learn about the crisis facing Idaho schools and what you can do about it.

FEATURING PULITZER PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR AND NORTH IDAHO NATIVE

Marilynne Robinson

Tickets are $5 and can be purchased in advance from Eichardt's, Eve's Leaves, and Baxter's.

As described in the current issue of Sandpoint Magazine, "In addition to winning accolades as a novelist, Robinson is an eloquent advocate for public education. Her 2012 collection of essays, “When I Was a Child I Read Books,” tells the story of an extraordinary mind that was first shaped and nurtured by public school teachers in North Idaho. Her first novel, “Housekeeping,” was set in a fi ctional version of Sandpoint that drew on her childhood experiences here; it became a bestseller and popular movie."  Read the full story here