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Local Author Fair

2019-04-06 10:00:00 2019-04-06 16:00:00 America/New_York Local Author Fair Local authors (45 in all) will be available to discuss their work and sign/sell their books. Plus, there will be writing workshops throughout the day! The event is open to all and free to attend. Main Library

Saturday, April 06
10:00am - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-04-06 10:00:00 2019-04-06 16:00:00 America/New_York Local Author Fair Local authors (45 in all) will be available to discuss their work and sign/sell their books. Plus, there will be writing workshops throughout the day! The event is open to all and free to attend. Main Library

Main Library

Atrium

Local authors (45 in all) will be available to discuss their work and sign/sell their books. Plus, there will be writing workshops throughout the day! The event is open to all and free to attend.

Workshops

All workshops will be held in the Innovation Center (Second Level). Registration is not required.

Does This Font Look Weird? Sara Jo Easton            11:00 A.M.-12:00 Noon
Finishing a Novel Skylar Hill 12:00-1:00 P.M.
Getting Your Work Published Bob Scott 1:00-2:00 P.M.
Writing for Recovery: Increasing Your Emotional Intelligence Through Journaling Lance Curtis, L.P.C.C. 2:00-3:00 P.M.
Working With Young Writers Sandy Dyer 3:00-4:00 P.M.

Exhibiting Authors

These local authors will be available throughout the day in the atrium to discuss their work, meet and greet, and sign their books. Books will be available for purchase.

  • Act 3 Publishing (Ron Hill, Dave Lange, Robert P. Madison, and Carlo Wolff)
  • Don Ake
  • Chris Baum
  • Bob Belew
  • Dr. Gail Bellamy, PhD.
  • Grace Brand
  • Liza Brown
  • Joe Cheslock
  • Jim Clark
  • Rae D’Arcy (Darcy Miller)
  • Sandy Dyer
  • David Grinstead
  • Susan Hardesty-Ritenour
  • David L. Herbert
  • Skylar L. Hill
  • Paul Hobe
  • Irv Korman
  • Paul C. Markland
  • Patricia Miller
  • Fidelis O. Mkparu
  • Elizabeth Mowers
  • Trang Moreland
  • Sgt. Brian Muntean
  • Jacqueline Musacchia
  • Maud O’Banks (Laurel Turner)
  • Mark Perretta
  • Kathryn Hardgrove Popio
  • Craig Post
  • Bernard Prince
  • Rev. Toni Pugh
  • Geraldine Radcliffe and Nadine McIlwain
  • Peter Schmotzer
  • Bob Scott
  • Gary Sirak
  • Corey Minor Smith
  • Tesa K. Strasser
  • Grace E. Summers
  • Dr. Joseph Torma
  • Kathleen Trissel
  • Otis Trotter

Main Library

contactus@starklibrary.org
Phone: 330-452-0665

Branch manager
Megan Del Corso

Hours
We're closed Monday April 06
We're closed Tuesday April 07
We're closed Wednesday April 08
We're closed Thursday April 09
We're closed Friday April 10
We're closed Saturday April 11
We're closed Sunday April 12
We're closed Monday April 13
Mon, Apr 06 Closed
Tue, Apr 07 Closed
Wed, Apr 08 Closed
Thu, Apr 09 Closed
Fri, Apr 10 Closed
Sat, Apr 11 Closed
Sun, Apr 12 Closed

About the branch

The Main Library is located in the heart of downtown Canton and serves a diverse community of all ages and interests. This location houses the Genealogy Department and is well known for its unique architectural design.

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