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Alumni Spotlight features alumni of both Bishop McNamara and La Reine High Schools making a difference throughout the world

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'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' author and alum Jeff Kinney '89 puts on a show to launch newest book
Posted 11/01/2018 06:00AM

Alum Jeff Kinney '89 at a one visit to Bishop McNamara High SchoolBishop McNamara High School 1989 alumnus and best-selling author of the "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" series, Jeff Kinney, has begun a tour to introduce his newest book The Meltdown. He will visit U.S. and European cities, including the University of the District of Columbia Theater of the Arts on Sunday, November 4th at 5:00 p.m. at 4200 Connecticut Avenue in Northwest in Washington, DC.  Along with his talk and book signings, Jeff is also putting on a show called the Countdown to The Meltdown! In Celebration of the launch of Diary of a Wimpy Kid #13.

This story, covered in The Washington Post recently, is exciting for the BMHS community as we wait with anticipation the next project for our own Jeff Kinney and his "Wimpy Kid" characters! For the full story, go to Jeff Kinney puts on a show to launch new 'Wimpy Kid' book

What: "Wimpy Kid Live: The Meltdown Show"

When: Sunday at 5 p.m.

Where: University of the District of Columbia Theater of the Arts, 4200 Connecticut Avenue in Northwest Washington.

How much: $22 includes admission, a book and a photo with the author; free companion ticket for parent or kid 5 and younger.

For more information: A parent can contact Politics and Prose Bookstore at or 202-364-1919.

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