2nd Annual Booktoberfest: Sep 17-Oct 29

Sep 10, 2015 11:38:17 AM


Kalamazoo, MI –

2nd Annual Booktoberfest

It's BACK! Kalamazoo Public Library has partnered with Bell's Brewery, Tibb's Brewing, New Holland Brewery, Tempo Vino Winery, West Michigan Beer Tours, Hop Head Farms, One Well Brewing and Shakespeare's Pub to bring you a series of programs guaranteed to make you want a pint or two!

This year, the programs for Booktoberfest will be more technical as we bring you expert advice on homebrewing from the some of the best in the business! Learn how to choose the best ingredients and brewing equipment; investigate different types of hops and the flavors they create; explore how to get your degree in homebrewing, and much more!

If you are serious about homebrewing, or just a big fan of craft brew, you won't want to miss a single Booktoberfest event!

Especially THIS one:

Stop & Taste with The Beervangelist
Tuesday, October 27, 6:30 pm, CEN
With more than two decades in the Michigan brewing industry, Fred Bueltmann, aka "The Beervangelist" will share his perspective and insights on how craft beer has contributed to a connected lifestyle. You'll hear about the history of New Holland Brewing, the Michigan Brewer's Guild and original stories from his book, Beervangelist's Guide to the Galaxy

All Booktoberfest programs will have giveaways and the opportunity to win an official 2nd Annual Booktoberfest growler! 

See the full schedule of events! 

Featured Booktoberfest Brews
We couldn't bring back Booktoberfest without beer! Be sure to stop by Tibbs Brewing and One Well Brewing during the month of September and score a discount on this year's Booktoberfest Brews, just by showing your library card

Tibbs Brewing
"Overdue Brew" (Belgian chocolate stout)
Save a $1 off of Overdue Brew on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the month of September, just show your KPL card! 

One Well Brewing
"Literary Liquid" (Double IPA)
$1 off first pint of Literary Liquid or $1 off a flight with proof of KPL library card during the month of September


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