Author Sheyna Galyan

Events

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Here’s where I’ll be in the coming months. Please feel free to stop by and talk books—I love to hear from readers! New events are being added frequently.

Upcoming Events

November 22, 2016: Chapter2 Books presents Twin Cities Sisters in Crime panel. The Writing Process/NaNoWriMo. Hudson Library, 700 First St., Hudson WI. 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

Do you want me to visit your book club, library, synagogue, church, or other organization? Please email me with the details, especially if you’d like me to do a presentation for your organization or group.


Past Events

September 2, 2015: Minnesota State Fair, Read & Ride Day, Carousel Park, Twin Cities Sisters in Crime booth, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Open to the public.

September 10, 2015: Launch party for Strength to Stand! SubText Books, 6 West Fifth Street, St. Paul MN, 6 p.m. reception with cake! / 7 p.m. reading/signing and Q&A. Open to the public.

September 25, 2015: Live call-in radio show: It’s A Mystery to Me. 7:00 p.m. Missed the call? You can listen to the podcast here.

October 8-11, 2015: Bouchercon, Raleigh, NC. The biggest mystery reader/writer convention in the world! Registered attendees only.

October 17, 2015: Twin Cities Book Festival, Minnesota State Fairgrounds, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Open to the public.

October 20, 2015: University Club, 420 Summit Ave., St. Paul, MN. 7:30 p.m. Readings by Writers. Open to the public.

October 22, 2015: Chapter2 Books, 226 Locust St., Hudson, WI. 7:00 p.m. Open to the public.

November 14, 2015: Scout & Morgan Books, 114 Buchanan Street N, Cambridge MN, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Open to the public.

December 3, 2015: Beth Jacob Congregation, Mendota Heights MN. 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Jewish Book Month Presents Sheyna Galyan, co-sponsored by the St. Paul JCC and Beth Jacob Congregation. Open to the public. Tickets required ($7-$10).

January 23, 2016: Adath Sampler. Adath Jeshurun Congregation, 10500 Hillside Ln W, Hopkins, Minnesota 55305. 7:00 PM. Open to the public. Tickets required. Books available for sale after my session at 7:00 PM or at the reception at 10:00 PM.

January 30, 2016: Shoreview Book Club, Shoreview MN. Private book club event.

February 18, 2016: Mount Zion Temple, St. Paul MN. Mount Zion Prime-Timers. 12:00 p.m. Open to the public.

February 25-28, 2016: Left Coast Crime, Phoenix, AZ. Presentation Saturday, February 27, 11:30 a.m., room Russell B. Registration required.

March 19, 2016: Eat My Words Bookstore, 1228 2nd St NE, Minneapolis, MN, 55413, 7:00 p.m. Free and open to the public.

March 22, 2016: RidgePointe Senior Living, 12600 & 12800 Marion Lane W, Minnetonka, Twin Cities Sisters in Crime Author Panel “Writing Minnesota Mysteries.” 10-11:30 a.m. Free and open to the public.

April 3, 2016: The Homestead at Rochester, 1900 Ballington Blvd. NW, Rochester, MN 55901, 2:00 p.m. Free and open to the public.

April 29 – May 1, 2016: Malice Domestic, Bethesda, MD. I’ll be at “Speed Dating an Author” Friday morning and also on the panelGetting in Their Heads: The Psychology of Murder on Saturday, April 30, 10:00 a.m. Registration required.

May 11, 2016: Temple Israel Sisterhood & Book Club, Minnetonka, 7-9:00 p.m. Free and open to all Temple Israel and Temple Israel Book Club members.

June 11-12, 2016: Printers Row Lit Fest, Chicago IL, at Dearborn & Harrison in the Mystery Writers of America Midwest Chapter booth. Open to the public. Sunday 11:15 a.m. “Paths to Publication” panel with fellow authors Nancy E. Johnson, John Fortunato, Maggie Pill, and Sam Reaves. Sunday 1:00-2:30 p.m. book signing. The LitFest is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

July 19, 2016: “It’s a Mystery to Me” — a Twin Cities Sisters in Crime panel discussion on crime writing. Spring Valley Public Library, E 121 S 2nd St, Spring Valley, Wisconsin 54767, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Free and open to the public. Authors scheduled to appear: Jessie Chandler, Thekla Fagerlie-Madsen, Sheyna Galyan, Chris Glendenning, and Christine Husom. Snacks provided.

July 21, 2016: Reading and signing for the anthology Cooked to Death: Tales of Crime and Cookery. I’ll be reading a bit from my short story “Matzah Ball Murder.” Kieran’s Irish Pub. 601 1st Ave N, Minneapolis. 7:00-8:30 p.m.

July 31, 2016: Book launch for the anthology Cooked to DeathSubText Bookstore. 6 W 5th St, Saint Paul. Free street parking on Sundays!

August 11, 2016: Once Upon a Crime Bookstore, 604 W 26th St, Minneapolis. 7:00 p.m. Launch party for Cooked to Death anthology. Refreshments provided. Come celebrate with us!

August 18, 2016: Bookstube at the Bierstube: Cooked to Death. Authors and editors of the anthology Cooked to Death (Nodin Press, 2016). Hastings Bierstube, 109 11th St W, Hastings MN. 7:00-9:00 p.m. Open to the public.

August 20, 2016: Eat My Words Bookstore, 1228 2nd St NE, Minneapolis, MN, 55413, 7:00 p.m. Reading and signing for Cooked to Death anthology. Free and open to the public.

August 31, 2016: Minnesota State Fair, Read & Ride Day, Carousel Park, Twin Cities Sisters in Crime booth. I’ll be there 9-11 a.m. Booth open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Open to the public.

September 15-18, 2016: Bouchercon, New Orleans LA. The biggest mystery reader/writer convention in the world! Registered attendees only.

October 8, 2016: Author panel for Cooked to Death. Barnes & Noble, 1291 Promenade Pl, Eagan. 2:00- 4:00 p.m.

October 15, 2016: Twin Cities Book Festival, Minnesota State Fairgrounds, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. I’ll be at the Twin Cities Sisters in Crime booth from 10-11:30 a.m. Free and open to the public.

October 18, 2016: University Club, 420 Summit Ave., St. Paul MN. 7:30 p.m. Readings by authors of the Cooked to Death anthology. Free and open to the public.

October 27, 2016: (tentative) Orono Community Education, Twin Cities Sisters in Crime panel discussion. Details TBD.

November 7, 2016: Twin Cities Sisters in Crime panel. Northfield Library, 210 Washington St., Northfield, MN 55057. 6:00 p.m.

November 17, 2016: Featured author for Bookstube at the Bierstube. 109 11th St W. Hastings, MN. Come for dinner and stay for my presentation! Author talk: 7:00 p.m.


Do you want me to come to your city?

We can make that happen. Please email me with the details, especially if you’d like me to do a presentation for your organization or group.

Do you have a book club?

Please see my info for book clubs.