Planting SEADS Book Launch + Pop-Up Show

Saturday November 10

Anoka | Minnesota | United States

Join our SEAD Storytelling collective for the historic launch of our first book together as Southeast Asian Minnesotans-- for us, by us. PLANTING SEADS BOOK LAUNCH + POP-UP SHOW Saturday, November 10th, 2018 Indigenous Roots in Saint Paul, MN DAY EVENT: BOOK LAUNCH EVENT 1:00PM-4:00PM Doors open 12:30pm. Program starts 1:00pm. Book signing starts 3:00pm. Light food & drinks (first come, first served).  Free and open to the public.  EVENING EVENT: #RaiseOurRoots FOODIE FUNDRAISER 6:30PM-9:00PM 3-course Southeast Asian street food & cash bar only. Tickets are $50.  We're hosting our first two-part Southeast Asian Day through a book launch community event and evening reception for our "Planting SEADS: Southeast Asian Diaspora Stories" stories that we've gathered this past year in partnership with The SEAD Project, ManForward, mk nguyen and Narate Keys and other Khmer, Hmong, Lao and Viet young people, healers and connectors. The day event is free and open to the public, although space is limited. Donations are highly encouraged and welcomed to continue our critical storytelling work. Book sales and signing will be available. There will be performances, storytellers, art and activity stations. Light food and drinks will be provided.  The evening reception is $50 and includes a 3-course Southeast Asian street food meal served small plate style. There will be a cash bar, DJ, brief program and silent auction.  For questions/inquiries/sponsorships: please email Ze Thao at ze@theseadproject.org or call 612-460-5559. For more details on the project, go to www.theseadproject.org/seads. RSVP is required: https://seadsbook.eventbrite.com.