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The Thread Live with Sheryl Sandberg

June 9

7:00 pm

$35 to $75

MPR News Presents the Thread Live with Sheryl Sandberg hosted by Kerri Miller.

After the death of her husband, Dave Goldberg, Sandberg turned to mentors and friends including her co-author, Wharton professor Adam Grant, to help her process the grief she and her young children were feeling. Her new book is a result of what she learned about recovering from loss and the science behind resilience. Kerri and Sandberg will discuss Sandberg’s journey and how she believes “We are not born with a fixed amount of resilience. It is a muscle that everyone can build.”

Sheryl Sandberg is the author of “Lean In” and the founder of the Sheryl Sandberg & Dave Goldberg Family Foundation, a nonprofit organization that works to build a more equal and resilient world through two key initiatives, LeanIn.Org and OptionB.Org, which launches in April 2017. She is also chief operating officer at Facebook.

Tickets include a copy of Option B, presigned by author Sheryl Sandberg.

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Welcome to a new twist on book talk from MPR News. In addition to live events with celebrated authors, we’re in constant conversation about important topics, classic fiction, big-issue non-fiction, graphic novels, Young Adult favorites, and so much more.

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Ovation Box Seats are available for purchase at a premium price. This includes a complimentary drink, chocolate and bottled water, per seat. Ovation box seats must be purchased in groups of 2 adjacent seats. Enjoy the show in style!

Online fees are assessed on a per ticket basis. No refunds or exchanges. Any ticket orders found in violation of the ticket limit for this performance will be voided without notice.

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