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October 2016

The Cabin’s Annual Fundraiser: Dinner on Stage with Gloria Steinem!

October 17 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
BSU Morrison Center,
2201 W Cesar Chavez Ln
Boise, ID 83725 United States
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DATE CHANGED: October 17, 2016. Join us for The Cabin’s most important night of the year! Boise’s beloved Cabin is hosting its 5th annual gala fundraiser with this year’s special attendee, GLORIA STEINEM. Meet this incredible icon of women’s rights at a unique dinner party on the stage at the Morrison Center! Enjoy a wonderful evening of food and discussion hosted by one of the city’s oldest arts organizations, and donate to support our workshops, classes, book clubs, lectures, readings, and in-house…

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Gloria Steinem

October 17 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
BSU Morrison Center,
2201 W Cesar Chavez Ln
Boise, ID 83725 United States
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Gloria Steinem is a writer, lecturer, editor, and feminist activist. In 1972, she co-founded Ms. magazine, and she remained one of its editors for fifteen years. In 1968, she helped found New York magazine, where she was a political columnist and wrote feature articles. Her books include the bestsellers Revolution from Within, Outrageous Acts and Everyday Rebellions, Moving Beyond Words, Marilyn: Norma Jeane, and As if Women Matter (published in India). Steinem has received the Penney-Missouri Journalism Award, the Front Page and…

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Happy Hour Book Club with Rediscovered Books – Diane Raptosh

October 18 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Cabin,
801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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The Cabin and Rediscovered Books are working together to bring you a MONTHLY Happy Hour Book Club the 3rd Tuesday of the month. This BYOB event will take place at The Cabin at 5:30 PM and will feature discussions led by area authors and experts. The next month's book will be available for sale at the meeting. So come on over for a drink and an energetic book discussion! Please note there are no Happy Hour Book Clubs the months…

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November 2016

Happy Hour Book Club with Rediscovered Books – Colum McCann

November 15 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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The Cabin and Rediscovered Books are working together to bring you a MONTHLY Happy Hour Book Club the 3rd Tuesday of the month. This BYOB event will take place at The Cabin at 5:30 PM and will feature discussions led by area authors and experts. The next month’s book will be available for sale at the meeting. So come on over for a drink and an energetic book discussion! Please note there are no Happy Hour Book Clubs the months…

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Colum McCann Meet & Greet

November 16 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Beside Bardenay,
612 W Grove St
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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Colum McCann: he’s charming, he’s handsome, he’s a darn good writer, and he’s coming to Boise on November 16th. Join him (and The Cabin) for drinks at Beside Bardenay before his talk at the Egyptian, and raise your glass with the internationally bestselling author! Includes appetizers; Cash bar. BUY TICKETS

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Colum McCann

November 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre,
700 W. Main St.
Boise, ID 83705
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Colum McCann is the internationally bestselling author of the 2009 National Book Award-winning novel Let the Great World Spin. In his most recent collection of short fiction, Thirteen Ways of Looking, McCann charts the territory of chance, and the profound and intimate consequences of even our smallest moments. McCann’s fiction has been published in 30 languages and has appeared in The New Yorker, Paris Review, Granta, The Atlantic Monthly, GQ, Bomb and other places. He has written for numerous publications including The New York Times, the Irish…

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January 2017

Happy Hour Book Club with Rediscovered Books – Juan Felipe Herrera

January 17, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Cabin,
801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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The Cabin and Rediscovered Books are working together to bring you a MONTHLY Happy Hour Book Club the 3rd Tuesday of the month. This BYOB event will take place at The Cabin at 5:30 PM and will feature discussions led by area authors and experts. The next month’s book will be available for sale at the meeting. So come on over for a drink and an energetic book discussion! Please note there are no Happy Hour Book Clubs the months…

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February 2017

Cocktail Party with Juan Felipe Herrera, US Poet Laureate (for distinguished donors and members)

February 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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It's your turn for an exclusive event! Distinguished members and donors of The Cabin are invited to a celebration with 2016-17 Readings & Conversations author and US Poet Laureate, Juan Felipe Herrera, before his lecture at The Egyptian Theatre. Attendance is by invitation only. To learn more, email Megan at megan@thecabinidaho.org.  

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Juan Felipe Herrera, US Poet Laureate

February 2, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre,
700 W. Main St.
Boise, ID 83705
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Juan Felipe Herrera is the 21st Poet Laureate of the United States (2015-2016) and is the first Latino to hold the position. From 2012-2014, Herrera served as California State Poet Laureate. Herrera’s many collections of poetry include Notes on the Assemblage; Senegal Taxi; Half of the World in Light: New and Selected Poems, a recipient of the PEN/Beyond Margins Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award; and 187 Reasons Mexicanos Can’t Cross The Border: Undocuments 1971-2007. He is also the author of Crashboomlove: A Novel…

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Happy Hour Book Club with Rediscovered Books – Aimee Bender

February 21, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Cabin,
801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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The Cabin and Rediscovered Books are working together to bring you a MONTHLY Happy Hour Book Club the 3rd Tuesday of the month. This BYOB event will take place at The Cabin at 5:30 PM and will feature discussions led by area authors and experts. The next month’s book will be available for sale at the meeting. So come on over for a drink and an energetic book discussion! Please note there are no Happy Hour Book Clubs the months…

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March 2017

Beer with the Bender Sisters

March 9, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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What's better than getting two nationally-recognized authors for the price of one? How about joining both Aimee and Karen Bender for a beer before their Readings & Conversations lecture on March 9th?! The Beer with the Bender Sisters reception is only $20 for members, $30 for nonmembers, and includes a cash bar. BUY TICKETS

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Aimee & Karen Bender

March 9, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre,
700 W. Main St.
Boise, ID 83705
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Aimee Bender is the author of five books: The Girl in the Flammable Skirt (1998) which was a NY Times Notable Book, An Invisible Sign of My Own (2000) which was an L.A. Times pick of the year, Willful Creatures (2005) which was nominated by The Believer as one of the best books of the year, The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake (2010) which recently won the SCIBA award for best fiction, and an Alex Award, and The Color Master, released this last August, a NY Times Notable book…

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Happy Hour Book Club with Rediscovered Books – Karen E. Bender

March 21, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Cabin,
801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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The Cabin and Rediscovered Books are working together to bring you a MONTHLY Happy Hour Book Club the 3rd Tuesday of the month. This BYOB event will take place at The Cabin at 5:30 PM and will feature discussions led by area authors and experts. The next month’s book will be available for sale at the meeting. So come on over for a drink and an energetic book discussion! Please note there are no Happy Hour Book Clubs the months…

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April 2017

Cocktails at The Cabin with Lauren Groff

April 13, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Cabin,
801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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On April 13th The Cabin is bringing the bar home for Cocktails at The Cabin with 2016-17 Readings & Conversations author Lauren Groff. Signature cocktails come with your ticket for this one and we can comfortably fit 30 people in our lobby, so snag your spot quickly! Transportation from The Cabin to Groff's evening lecture at the Egyptian is available — don't forget to buy your ticket separately. BUY TICKETS

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Lauren Groff

April 13, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre,
700 W. Main St.
Boise, ID 83705
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Lauren Groff is the award-winning and bestselling author of the celebrated short story collection, Delicate Edible Birds, as well as the author of three novels- The Monsters of Templeton, shortlisted for the Orange Prize for New Writers, Arcadia, winner of the Medici Book Club Prize, and Fates and Furies, a finalist for the National Book Award and Amazon's pick for Best Book of the Year. She lives in Gainsville, Florida with her husband and two sons. Individual tickets are available HERE: INDIVIDUAL TICKETS TO LAUREN…

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