Schedule

Browse book festival events by presenter, venue, date, and event type with our online schedule.

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Children's and Teen Book Festival Event Schedule

Costumed Book Characters Parade

Parade of Book Characters!

Oct 12 | 8:45 am - 9:15 am

Mead Public Library

Author/illustrator talk/reading/drawing

Sergio Ruzzier: Comic Books Are Books!

Oct 12 | 9:30 am - 10:15 am

Mead Public Library

Interactive Presentation

Jennifer Swanson: Science All Around You

Oct 12 | 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Bookworm Gardens

Hands-On Activity

Journal Making Activity

Oct 12 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Bookworm Gardens

Hands-On Activity

Journal Making Activity

Oct 12 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

John Michael Kohler Arts Center

Hands-On Activity

Journal Making Activity

Oct 12 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mead Public Library

Book sales and autographing

Janet Wong: Book sales and signing

Oct 12 | 10:15 am - 10:45 am

Mead Public Library

Book sales and autographing

Sergio Ruzzier: Book sales and signing

Oct 12 | 10:15 am - 10:45 am

Mead Public Library

Author talk and reading

Liesl Shurtliff: Mind Benders!

Oct 12 | 10:15 am - 11:00 am

Mead Public Library

Interactive Presentation

Jacqueline West & Story Pirates: Digging Up Danger & The Mystery Creation Zone

Oct 12 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am

John Michael Kohler Arts Center

Author talk and reading

Matt de la Peña: The Story Behind the Story

Oct 12 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Mead Public Library

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Festival Testimonials

...I loved seeing how the artist does her drawing because I want to be an artist when I'm older.
I loved the intimate feel of it.
This was awesome! Great glimpse into life of artist.