Catalog of Vetted Performers

If you are interested in hosting a vetted performer, please contact them with scheduling inquiries. Many performers will adapt their programs to the audience or tailor them to tie in with summer reading program themes, holidays, or current events. We encourage you to reach out to them to request such modifications and clarify expectations on both sides. Once you have confirmed a date and time you can proceed with the application

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C. H. Armstrong

Celebrated local author and literary agent.

Doubletree Leatherworks

A variety of leather crafting classes for beginners.

International Owl Center

Owl conservation and education with a live bird.

Jeffrey Tibbetts

Indigenous stonecarving workshops for beginners.

Jen Anfinson

Creative arts and crafts take-and-make workshops.

The Jolly Pops

Upbeat musical concerts for the whole family.

Kelly Radi

Award-winning motivational speaker and author.

Laura MacKenzie

Celtic music and lore on a unique array of instruments.

Mary Bleckwehl

Celebrated local children's author and educator.

National Eagle Center

Eagle conservation and education with a live bird.

Northern Clay Center

Creative clay making workshops led by artists.


Fun and educational reptile experience with live animals.

Salsa del Soul

Upbeat Latin music that will have you dancing along.

Siama's Congo Music

Joyful Congolese music you can play and sing along to.

Will Bjorndal

Fun, silly, and education songs for the whole family.

Z Puppets Rosenschnoz

Puppet programs featuring the power of playfulness.