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2017 Local author festival line up, Avon free public libraryThis year’s Local Author Festival theme is “Conversations.”Hear what these authors have to say about writing, creating, and editing. Find out what their characters have to say to each other! Learn how they create meaningful conversations for readers in a modern world of constant distractions.Events are free and open the public. Books will be for sale at each event. The Avon Library is located at 281 Country Club Rd., Avon, CT 06001. 860-673-9712 ext. 4Saturday, June 17, 2017, 2:00 pm Author Ann Leary It’s the paperback launch of The Children!Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 6:30 pm Fiction Author Panel featuring Rebecca Schwartz, Susan R. Harrison, Marilyn Simon Rothstein, Michael J. Hallisey, and Nancy Roman!Thursday, June 22, 2017, 6:30 pm Romance Author Panel featuring Lisa G. Samia, Nikoo and Jim McGoldrick, Megan Ryder, Jamie K. Schmidt, and Carol Ann Moleti!Thursday, June 29, 2017, and Friday June 30, 2017, 3:00 pm Author Jessica Robinson. featuring the launch of her new book, A Farmgirl’s Table. The Thursday event is at the library; the Friday event is at Sub-Edge Farm in Avon, CT! Enjoy seasonal treats at both programs.Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 6:30 pm Biography/Memoir Author Panel featuring Shawn Flynn, Wendy Rosenberg, Sherry Horton, Sonya Huber, Jack Sheedy, Jeremy Joyell, D. Margaret Hoffman!Tuesday, August 8, 2017, 6:30 pm Mystery Author Panel featuring Chris Knopf, Dawn Leger, Carole Shmurak, Penny Goetjen, Steve Liskow, and Martin Herman!Thursday, August 10, 2017, 7:00 pm Author Philip Goduti with his book launch of RFK and MLK: Visions of Hope, 1963-1968 .Thursday, August 17, 2017, 6:30 pm Children’s and Teen Author Panel featuring Stacy Mozer, Gaetano J. Amato, Shawn Elizabeth George, Juliana Spink Mills, Liz Delton, and Steven Parlato!Thursday, August 24, 2017, 6:30 pm Historical Fiction Panel showcasing stories set in Connecticut! Featuring Diana Ross McCain, Beth Caruso, and Barbara Orberle!
Address: 281 Country Club Rd