Local Author Fest

Saturday, April 27, 2019 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
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
Event Type: 
Drop-in Program
Adults
Age Group: 
All Ages
Contact Info
Other Info: 
No registration required.