Posted: August 7, 2018
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In celebration of the 2018 One Book, One Community selection "Broken Promise" by Linwood Barclay, we have a unique mystery "crawl" coming to UpTown Waterloo.

  • Wednesday, August 22
  • 7:00pm to 9:00pm
  • Waterloo Public Square

Join us for a fun "crawl" through some of UpTown Waterloo's finest businesses. Hunt out clues and ponder riddles along the way as you try to solve our 'Twenty-three Mystery". You could win an UpTown Waterloo prize pack!

Food & drink are not included.

Registration is not required for this free event. The crawl starts at Waterloo Public Square. See you there!

Thank you to our 23 in UpTown partners:

  • Paint by Munzy
  • Chainsaw
  • Ray Woodey’s Craft Chippery
  • Symposium
  • White Rabbit
  • DVLB
  • Princess Café
  • Princess Cinemas
  • Settlement Co.
  • Coffee Culture
  • Four All Ice Cream (will be in the square for the entire event!)
  • Nougat Bakery
  • David’s Tea
  • Carry-On Comics
  • Words Worth Books
  • Tadpole Children's Shoppe
  • The Works
  • Ten Thousand Villages
  • The Sock Factory
  • Ace Ping Pong Lounge
  • Complex Rooms (will be in the Public Square)
  • Waterloo Public Library (of course the Main Library is a stop on the hunt!)

To learn more about One Book, One Community including the dates/times of the author visits in September, visit