You’re Invited to the Party! – Saint Paul Almanac’s Launch of the Carol Connolly Initiative for Almanac Poets and Writers

September 30, 2021

Come celebrate and honor the legacy of Carol Connolly, St. Paul’s first Poet Laureate. Join Saint Paul Almanac at the University Club of Saint Paul to launch the Carol Connolly Initiative for…

Carol Connolly Initiative for Almanac Poets and Writers

September 9, 2021

“Somewhere in this city, someone is working on a poem full of hope and resolve…” — ”Poem for the State of the City, April 21, 2009” by Carol Connolly  …

Seeking a creative writer and a visual artist to lead a storytelling contest!

August 6, 2021

Saint Paul Almanac, in collaboration with the University of St. Thomas, is looking for one creative writer and one skilled visual artist to curate and develop a storytelling contest.  “The…

Global Poetry Celebration 2021

April 22, 2021

April is National Poetry Month and April 22nd is Earth Day. To mark these occasions, on April 22, 2021, Saint Paul Almanac partnered with Next Chapter Booksellers and Emcee/Poet Sagirah…

2020 Saint Paul Almanac Block Party

December 4, 2020

On December 4, 2020, Saint Paul Almanac and Next Chapter Booksellers collaborated to host a virtual event, the BLOCK PARTY, to celebrate our community’s survival of the COVID-19 pandemic, economic…

V Fest 2020

July 31, 2020

In V Fest 2020, Filmmaker Phil McGraw shows the Black community partaking in community-love and community-care through methods and rituals of healing and holistic wellbeing. Vegan cuisine and drinks are…

Juneteenth 2020

June 30, 2020

Filmmaker Phillip McGraw explores what Juneteenth means to communities around the Twin Cities. Storymobile is a program sponsored by Saint Paul Almanac.

Take Back Pride – 2020

June 28, 2020

On Sunday June 28th, 2020, filmmaker Katharine DeCelle was downtown Minneapolis for Take Back Pride – a rally for JusticeForGeorgeFloyd and DefendBlackTransFolks.

Storymobile Podcast

June 22, 2020

A Tapestry of Community Celebrating the Life of George Floyd

June 21, 2020

Filmmaker Phillip McGraw interviews protestors, artists, and community members in the wake of the murder of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis police.

Thank you for supporting the Saint Paul Almanac

December 19, 2019

Dear Saint Paul Almanac Supporters: I am writing to thank you so much for supporting the Saint Paul Almanac and to ask for your continuing financial support at this very…

Surprise Retirement Party for Kimberly Nightingale

December 15, 2019

On Sunday, December 15, 2019, Saint Paul Almanac’s board, staff, colleagues, and friends surprised Founder and Executive Director Kimberly Nightingale with a retirement party at Black Dog Cafe to thank…