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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
Mon, Nov 11 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Nov 12 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Nov 13 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Nov 14 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Nov 15 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Nov 16 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 17 1:00PM to 5:00PM

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.

Upcoming events

Mon, Nov 11, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
McKinley Room
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Whether you are a beginner, novice, or expert, the whole family is invited to come and join the fun! Chess boards are provided.

Mon, Nov 11, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Innovation Center
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Tue, Nov 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Innovation Center
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Tue, Nov 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Innovation Center
Spreadsheets allow you to create lists of information to track, generate charts or... more
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Tue, Nov 12, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and... more
Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and their families. Registration is required for all.

Tue, Nov 12, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Innovation Center
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Go beyond simple data entry and expand your Excel skills. Gain knowledge and understanding of many of the productivity tools Excel has to offer.
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Wed, Nov 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Innovation Center
Do you love to knit or want to learn? Join other knitters & crocheters, and have fun... more
Do you love to knit or want to learn? Join other knitters & crocheters, and have fun in a laid back atmosphere. Share tips & tricks, and work on projects together.

Wed, Nov 13, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Explore our new Maker Studio, a dedicated space designed to support the creative... more
Explore our new Maker Studio, a dedicated space designed to support the creative endeavors of entrepreneurs, hobbyists, students, and tech enthusiasts. See website for list of Maker Studio equipment.

Wed, Nov 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
McKinley Room
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Wed, Nov 13, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Innovation Center
Learn to stay safe from viruses and other malicious software that can infect your PC.... more
Learn to stay safe from viruses and other malicious software that can infect your PC. We’ll discuss antivirus software as well as what to do if your computer has been infected.
This event is full

Thu, Nov 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.

Thu, Nov 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
McKinley Room
Celebrate Picture Book Month with us! Grab a passport at the library and travel to... more
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Thu, Nov 14, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Explore our new Maker Studio, a dedicated space designed to support the creative... more
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Thu, Nov 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Innovation Center
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Sat, Nov 16, 1:30am - 3:00pm
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Sat, Nov 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Innovation Center
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Mon, Nov 18, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
McKinley Room
Whether you are a beginner, novice, or expert, the whole family is invited to come and... more
Whether you are a beginner, novice, or expert, the whole family is invited to come and join the fun! Chess boards are provided.

Mon, Nov 18, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Innovation Center
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Go beyond simple data entry and expand your Excel skills. Gain knowledge and understanding of many of the productivity tools Excel has to offer.
Registration is now closed