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Swander Woman Productions Spring Touring Schedule:

Readings and Workshops:

March 16, 2019,  10:00 A.M. Washington, IA Public Library

April 7,  2019, 2:00 P.M. Coralville, IA Public Library, 

 

Map of my Kingdom, Pacific Northwest Tour:  2019

 

Baker City, OR at the Grand Geiser Hotel, 1996 Main St.

Wednesday, February 13, 8:00am – 3:45pm

Changing Hands: workshop on farm succession and access to land hosted by Rogue Farm Corps

Contact Ashley Rood for details: ashley@roguefarmcorps.org, (971) 409-6806

 

North Plains, OR at Jessie Mays Community Park, 30975 NW Hillcrest St.

Saturday, February 16, 4:00pm – 8:00pm

Hosted by the Tualatin Soil & Water Conservation District. Contact Charlotte Towbridge for details: charlotte.trowbridge@tualatinswcd.org, (503) 334-2288

 

Hood River, OR at Wy’east Middle School 3000 Wyeast Rd.

Sunday, February 17, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Hosted by Gorge Grown Food Network, Columbia Gorge Community College, and Peoples Company. Contact Hannah Ladwig for details: hannah@gorgegrown.com, (541) 490-6420

 

Medford, OR at Central Point Extension, 569 Hanley Rd.

Tuesday, February 19, 8:00am – 3:45pm

Changing Hands: workshop on farm succession and access to land hosted by Rogue Farm Corps and OSU Small Farms Program. Contact Ashley Rood for details: ashley@roguefarmcorps.org, (971) 409-6806

 

Redmond, OR at Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center, 3800 SW Airport Way

Wednesday, February 20, 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Hosted by Rogue Farm Corps. Contact Nellie McAdams for details: ashley@roguefarmcorps.org, (971) 409-6806

 

Milwaukie, OR private performance for the Small Business Management class at the Clackamas Small Business Development Center

Thursday, February 21

 

Burns, OR at the Harney County Education Service District, 25 Fairview Hts.

Friday, February 22, 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Hosted by Rogue Farm Corps and the Harney County Farm Bureau. Contact Ashley Rood for details: ashley@roguefarmcorps.org, (971) 409-6806

 

 

Boise, ID 8th and Main Building, 17th Floor, 800 W. Main Street, Boise, 83702

Tuesday, February 26, 8:30am

Hosted by the Idaho Wine Commission. Contact host for details: (208) 332-1538, info@idahowines.org

 

Walla Walla, WA, at the Walla Walla Community College

Wednesday, February 27. Contact Jodi Worden for details: (509) 527-4561, Jodi.worden@wwcc.edu

Hosted by Walla Walla Community College Campus Events & Sustainable Agriculture Systems Program

 

Colfax, WA, at The Center, 104 S. Main Street

Thursday, February 28, 7:00pm-8:00pm performance, followed by a 30-minute discussion, Contact Colette DePhelps for details (208)885-4003, cdephelps@uidaho.edu

Hosted by Palouse-Clearwater Food Coalition

 

Moscow, ID, 2nd Floor Conference Room, Gritman Federal Building, 220 East 5th Street

Friday, March 1, 1:00pm – 4:00 pm

Cultivating the Next Generation of Farmers Succession Planning workshop, Contact Colette DePhelps for details (208)885-4003, cdephelps@uidaho.edu

Hosted by Palouse-Clearwater Food Coalition, Cultivating SuccessTM and University of Idaho Extension

 

Moscow, ID, Kenworthy Performing Arts Center, 508 S. Main Street

Friday, March 1, 6:00 reception, 7:00pm – 8:30pm performance, followed by a discussion with playwright Mary Swandler, Contact Colette DePhelps for details (208)885-4003, cdephelps@uidaho.edu

Hosted by Palouse-Clearwater Food Coalition

 

Corvallis, OR, OSU’s LaSells Stewart Center

Wednesday, March 6, 8:00am – 3:45pm

Changing Hands: workshop on farm succession and access to land hosted by Rogue Farm Corps. Contact Ashley Rood for details: ashley@roguefarmcorps.org, (971) 409-6806. Does not include Map of My Kingdom.

 

 

Map of my Kingdom, Nebraska and Iowa Tour Sponsored by The Center for Rural Affairs and Practical Farmers of Iowa

 

Feb. 28 The Golden Husk, 129 S 16th St., Ord, NE.  Nebraska Agri-Eco Tourism conference. Theater website: https://www.goldenhuskarts.org/

7 p.m

Lindsay Bauer.

 

March 1 in Fairfield, IA, Southeast Iowa Farm Show

Fairfield Arts and Convention Center

http://www.fairfieldacc.com

Lindsay Bauer

 

March 2 Brownville Village Theater, 222 Water St., Brownville, NE.

7:00 P.M.
Theater website: http://www.brownvillevillagetheatre.com/

Lindsay Bauer

 

F, March 8   Johnson Co. Fairgrounds, Iowa City, IA

7:00 P.M. Erika Kuhn

 

Sat., March 9, History Boy Theatre, Jefferson Iowa

7:00 P.M. Erika Kuhn

 

Sun., March 10: Ames Public Library, Ames, IA.

2:00 P.M. Erika Kuhn

 

Th, April 11:  Pearson Lakes Art Center

 2201 US-71, Okoboji, IA 51355

7:00 P.M  Erika Kuhn

 

F, April 12:   Farmland Succession workshops at Lakeside Lab

 

Sat, April 13:   Grout Museum of Science and History

503 South St.,  Waterloo, IA 50701

2:00 P.M. Erika Kuhn

 

Additional Map of my Kingdom Show:

4/27/19   Sinsinawa Mound Center; 585 County Rd. Z, Sinsinawa, WI 53824

2:00 P.M.

Maria Vorhis

 

 

Vang Shows:

 

March 7, 2019. Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids, IA.

11: 15 A.M.  Rip Russell and Erin Mills

 

March 13, 2019. Hawkeye Community College, Waterloo, IA.

                     Rip Russell and Erin Mills

 

April 1, 2019.  South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD

7:00 P.M.     Fishback Theatre

Lindsay Bauer

 

April 4, 2019Muscatine Community College, Muscatine, IA

7:00 P.M.         Rip Russell and Erin Mills.

 

April 19, 2019: Black Earth Institute, Madison, WI.

Rip Russell and Erin Mills.

 

 

Farm-to-Fork Tales Shows:

 

March 10, 2019  Ames Public Library

2:00 P.M.   Tina Bakehouse, Mary Swander

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

READINGS and PANELS:

University of Iowa, EPB, Aug. 29, 2017, In-Print In-Person Class, 11:00 A.M. Mary Swander.

Practical Farmers of Iowa Conference, Jan. 20, 2018. 10:00 A.M. ISU, Scheman. Iowa Author Panel with Susan Futrell and Brandi Jannsen.

Kalona Methodist Church, Feb. 13, 2018. 1:30 P.M. Kalona, IA. Reading from The Sunnyside.

Kalona Rotary, March 13, 2018, CBI Bank, 402 B Ave., Kalona, IA. 12:00 P.M.

Washburn University, Topeka, KS, April 5, 2018. Campus visit.

Atlantic Iowa Public Library, June 5, 2018, 6:00 P.M.

The Twentieth Century Club, June 14, 2018. Marshalltown, IA. Time TBA.

The Des Moines Botanical Garden, Aug. 4, 2018, 9:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. Writing Workshop on Poetry and Plants.To register contact dmbotanicalgarden.com.  4:00 P.M.  Reading (Free and open to the public.)

 

FARMSCAPE PERFORMANCES:

Maquoketa Art Experience, Maquoketa, IA, May 4, 2018.

AgArts PFI Field Day,  Aug. 25, 2018. Maple Edge Farm, Hastings, IA. Jon and Tina Bakehouse.

 

VANG PERFORMANCES:

Dream Acres, Aug. 25, 2017, 8:30 P.M. 17289 County Rd. B, Wykoff, MN 55990. Lindsay Bauer. Mary Swander talk-back.

DeWitt Opera House Theatre, DeWitt, IA. Sept. 14, 2017, 7:00 P.M. 712 6th Ave., DeWitt, IA. Andrew Clancy and Ashley Yates. Mary Swander talk-back.

Humility of Mary Center, Davenport, IA. Sept. 15, 2017. 6:30 P.M. 820 W. Central Park Ave. (563) 323-9466. Andrew Clancy and Ashley Yates. Mary Swander talk-back.

Shalom Spirituality Center, Dubuque, IA. Sept. 17, 2017. 2:00 P.M. 1001 Davis St. Andrew Clancy and Ashley Yates. Mary Swander talk-back.

Central College, Pella, IA. Sept. 29, 2017, 7:00 P.M. Midwest Sustainability Conference. Rip Russell and Erin Mills.

Te Paske Theatre, Sioux Center High School, Sioux Center, IA. Jan. 19, 2018, 7:30 P.M. Lindsay Bauer.

Kalona Public Library, Sept. 23, 2018. 1:30 P.M. 511 C. Ave., Kalona, IA. Rip Russel and Erin Mills.

 

MAP OF MY KINGDOM PERFORMANCES:

Phoenix Movie Theatre,  307 Front St., Neola, IA., Aug. 18, 2017. 6:30 P.M. Lindsay Bauer.

Pine City, MN, Nov. 8, 2017. Sturgeon Lake City Hall, 5:00 P.M. 3084 Farm to Market Rd., Sturgeon Lake, MN. Maria Vorhis.

Teatro at Zeitgeist Arts, Duluth, MN, Nov. 9, 2017. 222 E. Superior St. 6:30 P.M.  Maria Vorhis.

University of Indiana, Bloomington, IN., Nov. 12, 2017. Ivy Tech John Waldron Arts Center, 122 South Walnut St. 47404, 2:00 P.M. Maria Vorhis.

Tube Factory ArtSpace, Nov. 13, 2017. 1125 Cruft St, Indianapolis, IN  46203, 7:00 P.M.

University of Indiana Extension, Hancock County Public Library, 900 West McKenzie Road, Greenfield, IN., 6:30 P.M.,  Nov. 15, 2017.  Maria Vorhis.

Purdue University, Krannert Auditorium, 403 W. State St., Krannert Building, 7:00 P.M.West Lafayette, IN. Nov. 16, 2017.  Maria Vorhis.

St. John Lutheran Church, Deshler, OH., Nov. 19, 2017. 2:00 P.M. 4:00 P.M. Maria Vorhis.

Des Moines Sheraton, Des Moines, IA., Land Investment Expo. People’s Company, Jan. 25, 2018, 2:30 P.M. Maria Vorhis.

Iowa Theatre, 121 John Wayne Dr., Winterset, IA. January 26. 7:00 P.M. Maria Vorhis.

Madison County Historical Society, 815 S 2nd Ave., Winterset, IA. Farmland Legacy Letter Workshop, 9:30-11:00 A.M. Mary Swander.

Iowa State University, Sept. 11, 1:00 P.M. Women in Philanthropy, Memorial Union.  Ames, IA Lindsay Bauer.

Kalona Public Library, Sept. 23, 1:30 P.M. 511 C Ave., Kalona, IA. Lindsay Bauer.

 

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