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Flash Fiction Contest

Enter a writing contest? Have you lost our mind? Poe wrote all sorts of stories about people losing their minds. Now you can do the same and enter the Waukesha Reads – The Big Read Flash Fiction Contest. Create your own fictional masterpiece, 1,000 words or less, with a “Losing My Mind” theme and you …

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Children’s Books for Hope

Putting books in the hands and homes of children in need. Again this year, Waukesha Reads partnered with Volunteers of Lake Country to collect new and gently used children’s books for the Volunteers of Lake Country Free Children’s Library located at Waukesha’s Hope Center. Over 1,000 books are given away each month to children in …

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Thank you!

Each year Waukesha Reads aims to unite the community through great books. We hope this year’s exploration of George Orwell’s 1984 offered you opportunities for discussion and programs to enrich your reading experience. A special thanks to all Waukesha Reads sponsors and partners! These organizations make it possible for us to bring this program to …

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Walk/Run for Hope

Sunday, October 14 from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. Frame Park  in Waukesha 1150 Baxter St. Register today to help support Hope Center in Waukesha! Waukesha Reads is also collecting new and gently used children’s books for Hope Center’s Free Children’s Library through the Children’s Books for Hope project. Donations are accepted at all Waukesha Reads …

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