This is the Kickoff Event for the Weaver Lake Read-A-Thon, sponsored by Weaver Lake PTA!

Kao Kalia Yang is a Hmong-American writer as well as a teacher and public speaker. She is the author of The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir, The Song Poet, and What God is Honored Here?: Writings on Miscarriage and Infant Loss By and For Indigenous Women and Women of Color. She also recently released her first picture book, A Map into the World. You can learn more about her at She visited Weaver Lake on Friday, January 31st and delivered a parent & community discussion before school as well as an all-school assembly where she read her picture book A Map into the World. 

Kao Kalia Yang Author Visit

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School Info

Weaver Lake Elementary:
A Science, Math & Technology School

15900 Weaver Lake Road
Maple Grove MN 55311

School Hours
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Office Hours
7:45 am - 4:45 pm


Phone & Fax

School Office
763-420-3337, ext 1

General Fax 


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