Calendar

Here’s what’s currently on Kathleen's calendar. She hopes to see you at one of these upcoming programs.

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Jul 9th, 2016 (Sat)
  Author Visit - Norsk Museum - Sheridan IL

Attention Chicagoland and North Central Illinois.

Kathleen will be presenting her American Girl Fans and Chloe Ellefson Mysteries programs, meeting readers, and signing books at the Norsk Museum in Sheridan, IL this Saturday, July 9th. The American Girl fans progrm begins at 11 AM followed by a book signing at Noon. The Chloe Ellefson program begins at 1 PM followed by a signing at 2 PM. These events are open to the public and all are invited.

Norsk Museum(815) 343-5070 - 3656 East 2631st Road, Sheridan, IL

Jul 14th, 2016 (Thu) -- Jul 17th, 2016 (Sun)
  Entertaining Family

Kathleen will be busy entertaining visiting family during this time, but Mr. Ernst will be manning the the office. 

Kathleen Ernst, LLC - 7307 Vista Court, Middleton, WI

Jul 20th, 2016 (Wed)
  Author Visit - Upham Mansion Museum - Marshfield WI

This Wednesday, July 20th, Kathleen will be touring the historic Victorian home of William Henry Upham, a Union Army veteran of the American Civil War who became the 18th governor of Wisconsin. The Upham Mansion Museum is located in Marshfield, Wisconsin, and operated by the North Wood County Historical Society. The restored 1880 mansion is listed in the National Register of Historic Places and features a Heritage Rose Garden. Kathleen's visit is at the invitation of the NWCHS; she will not doing a presentation.

North Wood County Historical Society - (715) 387-3322 - 212 West 3rd St., Marshfield, WI 

Jul 24th, 2016 (Sun) -- Jul 31st, 2016 (Sun)
  Writing Retreat - Undisclosed Location

Kathleen will be away during this time, busy writing the 8th book in her Chloe Ellefson Historic Sites mystery series, due out in 2017. Business inquiries can be directed to Scott (AKA "Mr. Ernst"), her husband and business partner, who will be manning the home office daily.

Kathleen Ernst, LLC - 7307 Vista Court, Middleton, WI

Aug 2nd, 2016 (Tue)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  Author Program - A Settler's Year - Heritage Hill State Historic Park - Green Bay WI

Join bestselling author Kathleen Ernst on a picturesque illustrated journey through the seasonal exeriences that shaped the lives of early Wisconsin settlers. It's a trip Ernst that navigates well -- as both a former curator at Old World Wisconsin and as author of the Society Press's new Old World photo history book, A Settler's Year: Pioneer Life through the Seasons -- her thirty-second published book!

Kathleen is also the author of the award-winning Old World Wisconsin-based Chloe Ellefson Historic Sites mystery series.

After her program Kathleen will be answering audience questions, giving away door prizes, and signing her books (copies of which will be available for purchase in the gift shop). This presentation begins at 6:30 PM on Tuesday, August 2nd, at the historic park, and is open to the public.

Heritage Hill State Historical Park - (920) 448-5150 - 2640 South Webster Ave., Green Bay, WI

Aug 17th, 2016 (Wed) -- Aug 24th, 2016 (Wed)
  Traveling

Kathleen will be away during this time, attending a family gathering. 

NOTE: A house-sitter will be in residence at Kathleen's home; the office will be closed.

Kathleen Ernst, LLC - 7307 Vista Court, Middleton, WI

Sep 16th, 2016 (Fri) -- Sep 18th, 2016 (Sun)
  Presenter - Washington Island Literary Festival - Washington & Rock Islands WI

The theme of the 4th annual Washington Island Literary Festival is "Mystique and Mystery of the Midwest," encompassing shipwrecks, Native American stories, legends, history, science and nature. Kathleen will be a presenter at the 2016 festival, which takes place on beautiful Washington and Rock Islands, off the tip of the Door County peninsula, in Lake Michigan.

On Saturday Kathleen will take part in an author's panel Q&A session from 9:15 to 10:30 AM. That same morning she will make a presentation to the festival from 11:30 AM to 12:15 PM, immediately after which she will be signing copies of her mystery books. 

Washington Island Literary Festival - Washington Island, WI

Sep 19th, 2016 (Mon) -- Sep 23rd, 2016 (Fri)
  Traveling

Kathleen and Mr. Ernst will be away during this time. 

NOTE: A house-sitter will be in residence at Kathleen's home; the office will be closed.

Kathleen Ernst, LLC - 7307 Vista Court, Middleton, WI

Sep 24th, 2016 (Sat)
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  Author Signing - Door County Books & Authors Festival - Fish Creek WI

Kathleen will be meeting the public and signing copies of her latest books at the Saturday, September 24th, Festival of Door County Books & Authors in the lovely resort community of Fish Creek, WI. The Festival is held by The Peninsula Bookman bookstore, and takes place during the popular Fish Creek Annual Inside/Outside Sales Weekend.

Kathleen will be signing her newest Wisconsin-based adult mystery, A Memory of Muskets, the seventh book in her Chloe Ellefson Historic Sites mystery series published by Twin Cities-based Midnight Ink Books. Copies of her other Chloe books will be available, including The Light Keeper's Legacy, which is set in Door County.

The Festival is free and open to the public.

The Peninsula Bookman - (920) 868-1467 - 4083 Main Street, Fish Creek, WI.