The Iola Family Reading Festival will take place on Saturday, November 17, 2012 on the campus of Allen Community College from 10am-4pm. This event is brought to you by the Iola Public Library.
The Festival is a free family friendly event to celebrate reading! A full slate of award winning authors will present, including 2011 Newbery Medal winner Clare Vanderpool. Other authors include Steven Michael Farney, Kim Vogel Sawyer, Matthew Polly, Marci Penner and Stephen T. Johnson, Anola Pickett, Dorinda Nicholson to name a few.
An array of reading related exhibitors will be available for your viewing such as Kansas Center for the Book, Kansas Reading Association, State Library of Kansas, William Allen White Book Awards, KRPS and Southeast Kansas Library Systems.
Special themed story times, a make-n-take room, Rare Book Road Show and presentations on downloadable books will also be available.
For more information contact the Iola Public Library (620-365-3262), check out our website www.iola.mykansaslibrary.org and look for FAMILY READING FESTIVAL or email Roger Carswell at firstname.lastname@example.org .