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Beer + Book Release Benefiting 826 MSP

November 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


La Doña Cervecería and indie publisher Sic Semper Serpent have joined forces for a two-in-one beer & book release event to benefit youth literacy non-profit 826 MSP on Give to the Max Day!

Pensar Porter is a dark, roasted beer with hints of cocoa and malt perfect for long, cold nights curled up with a great book.

“The Adventures of Israel St. James” is progressive, pulp-style fiction at its finest, historical action for readers of all ages. This epic, fully-illustrated collection of globetrotting short fiction depicts a centuries-long quest to collect and keep safe the world’s most powerful artifacts. A limited-edition poster with art from the book will be available.

A dollar from the sale of every beer and limited-edition poster that day will be donated to 826 MSP.

The Minneapolis chapter of the national 826 organization has a mission to empower underserved K-12 students to think creatively, write effectively, and succeed academically alongside a community of caring volunteers. Some fine folks from 826 MSP will be at the event with merchandise, books written by their young students, and more information about the important work they do in our community.

-Release of Pensar Porter, a contemplative new brew
-Launch of “The Adventures of Israel St. James,” historical action stories for everyone (with pictures!)
-Live story performances by author Nathaniel Hicklin & company
-Book signings with author Nathaniel Hicklin and illustrator Jason Belden
-Beer and poster sales benefit 826 MSP, who will have inspiring merchandise of their own available
-Food from Flagsmash until 9pm

Make the most of Give to the Max Day and join La Doña, Sic Semper Serpent, and 826 MSP for a unique literary event featuring local artists, food, and craft beer in support of literacy education for local youth!

NO COVER, this event is FREE to attend!


November 14, 2019
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sic Semper Serpent
826 MSP


La Doña Cervecería
241 Fremont Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55405 United States
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