The Big Read

3 books that say 1 community, 3200 students, 3 book titles

The Big Read is taking place in February 2018 throughout the entire Princeton community. Every student in the district, Pre-K through grade 12, will receive a book that explores the theme of "belonging".

The Big Read Kickoff Message from Superintendent Espe


The Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Community Book Club for Jerk California on Tuesday, February 27 from 7-8:30 in the City Hall Chambers. Tracey Finck will be facilitating the club (click here to read Mrs. Finck's discussion introduction).

To sign up for the Book Club:

  1. Go to princetonmnchamber.org
  2. Go to the calendar
  3. Look for The Big Read

Click here to view a flyer.

tigers love to read

A special thank you to our pledging sponsors:

  • East Central Regional Arts Council
  • Minuteman Press
  • Friends of the Princeton Library
  • Pizza Barn (spaghetti dinner fundraiser)
  • Craftsman's Choice
  • Palmer Bus Company
  • Boser Construction
  • Steinbrecher Painting
  • HyTech Automotive
  • Princeton Electric
  • Fairview Northland Medical Center/Princeton Clinic
  • City of Princeton
  • Howard Homes
  • Papa Murphy's (pizza fundraiser)
  • Kinship of Princeton
  • Princeton Lions Club
  • Berry Law Offices
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Crystal Cabinet
  • Sterling Pointe
  • McDowall Company
  • Coborn's

Princeton Schools receiving check for The Big Read

Princeton Public Schools thanks the East Central Regional Arts Council for the $3000 grant towards purchasing books and bringing local author Jonathan Friesen here for The Big Read!

East Central Regional Arts Council Logo