Friday, Nov. 8, 6-8pm
Local picture book authors present their work as part of 2nd Friday Festivities. This event is FREE and takes place at Aaron’s Books. Featuring Bestselling author Maria V. Snyder
Saturday, Nov. 9, 10am-4pm
at Linden Hall
(A “day pass” to attend Saturday’s events may be purchased in advance or at the door)
10 Special Storytime with 3 time Caldecott Award Winner David Wiesner
10:30 For Educators: PA Young Readers’ Choice Awards in the classroom & school library
11 Storytime with The Very Hungry Caterpillar
11 Workshop: Illustrating Fun with Amy Ignatow
11:30 Workshop: Writing as a team with Amie and Bethanie Borst
11:30 Special Presentation: Buster Keaton through the eyes of illustrator Matt Phelan
12 Storytime with Grammy
12:30 Group Signing: Amy Ignatow, Amie and Bethanie Borst, Courtney Sheinmel, Matt Phelan,
1 For Educators: Common Core, Indie Bookshops, and YOU!
1 Workshop: Writing with YA author Alissa Grosso
1 Monsters and Mermaids with Debbie Dadey
1 Storytime with The Very Hungry Caterpillar
1:30 Special presentation- Chris Grabenstein
2pm Shooting the Breeze with A.S. King- a time for young writers to ask questions about writing, editing, and getting published
2pm Workshop: Illustrating with Matt Phelan
3pm Group Signing: Debbie Dadey, Christ Grabenstein, Alissa Grosso, A.S. King
The events will updated and expanded as we work with authors’ schedules, so check back! Your day pass admits you to any and all events!
Sunday, Nov. 10 1pm @ Aaron’s Books
Children’s Genealogy Workshop with local author Anne Schmidt Koenig. Anne has written a delightful book- Earl Charles Squirrel- that starts kids on the path to exploring their roots. This workshop is a separate ticketed event and include a copy of the book, as well as snacks and materials so your youngster can start their family research.