Selected Community Events
Zoom "On the Banks of the River" Book Reading & Signing with Rebecca Oatman
The Local Store at Volume One World Headquarters, 205 N. Dewey Street, Eau Claire, WI 54703
This book explores the growth of Eau Claire from its earliest days into modern times. Each chapter is written by a fictional family member living the times as a real resident would have, with or without this family’s trauma and divide.
Ben and Zip: Two Short Friends
The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey Street
Eau Claire children's writer, Joanne Linden, will be reading and signing her newest book, Ben and Zip: Two Short Friends, in the gallery.
A tribute to friendship, boardwalks, and summer at the beach, this picture book tells of the adventure of two best friends. It will keep readers laughing, cheering, and guessing until the very end when Ben and Zip are reunited after a rainstorm. A unique lost-and-found tale with a surprise ending, brimming with lively illustrations, and filled with rhyming refrains that roll off the tongue, this storybook is a great read-aloud for kids of all sizes. A perfect gift for ages 4-7.