Local Author Fest

Event Type: Drop-in Program
Age Group(s): All Ages, Adults, Family
Date: 4/27/2019
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM
 WPL is hosting its first ever Local Author Fest! Stop in and meet local authors, attend a panel discussion of authors and publishing agents, and look out for several pop-up programs throughout the day! Fun for writers (and aspiring writers) and readers of all ages!

Event Schedule:

1-4 pm – Local Author Tables – Main Floor & Lower Level

1-4 pm – Open Mic Readings – Café Area
• Kodon, Wheaton College
• Prairie Light Review, College of DuPage
• Local Authors

1:30-2:30 pm – Local Author Panel – Room A
• Carmela Martino
• Stacey Previn
• Tom Montgomery Fate
• Julia Buckley

2-3 pm – Author-led Storytimes – Storyhouse Marsh
• 2 pm – Patricia Toht
• 2:30 pm – Tayyaba Syed & puppets

3-4 pm – Professional Panel – Room A
• Todd Stocke, Sourcebooks
• Jerry Brennan, Tortoise Books
• Rita Dragonette, former PR Executive
Other Information:
 No registration required.