Each year, more than 20,000 people attend the Virginia Festival of the Book to share in this love. A program of Virginia Humanities, the Festival brings together writers and readers to promote and celebrate books, reading, literacy, and literary culture over five days in Charlottesville and Albemarle County every March. The 26th annual Virginia Festival […]
After the reading, parents will gather for a Q&A session to discuss how to raise enthusiastic readers, writers, and artists. Each family will receive a signed, hardcover copy of A Day at the Museum.
Join us at East City Bookshop for a reading, discussion, and book signing for the children’s series, Ana & Andrew. Ana & Andrew are always on an adventure! They live in Washington, DC with their parents, but with family in Savannah, Georgia and Trinidad, there’s always something exciting and new to learn about African American […]
A professional organization of authors, illustrators and children’s literature specialists promoting high standards in children’s literature since 1945. Monthly lectures include lunch at Busboys and Poets, 450 K St., NW, Washington, DC Time: 11:30 a.m. Doors Open; 12-1 CBG Announcements & Lunch; 1-2 Program Presentation $25 per person by check or cash, $26 on line via PayPal Register […]
In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x=independently organized TED […]
Illuminating Baltimore with literature and ideas during the day and world-class light art and performances at night, the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA) announces that it is uniting two of its marquee events: Baltimore Book Festival and Light City. The two events come together as one spectacular festival from Friday, November 1-Sunday, November 10, 2019 to create ten days of […]
The annual literary celebration will bring together Black women writers & readers for a full day of panels, workshops, and editor roundtables. This year boasts appearances by authors Jacqueline Woodson, Elizabeth Acevedo, Erica Armstrong Dunbar, Saidiya Hartman, DaMaris Hill, Kalisha Buckhanon, Mahogany Browne, Rachel Cargle, Nic Stone, Dhonielle Clayton and more. This year we’ve added an additional day dedicated to families. Bring […]