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Summer Festival of the Arts!

Summer Festival of the Arts is one of our favorite events of the year! We’ll be there with the “Where I’m From” poem template, in anticipation of Fall Literary Festival visiting writer George Ella Lyon and her international project.

We’ll also have paper sidewalk squares for visitors to decorate, in celebration of our poems stamped in sidewalk squares, part of the Words Made Visible project. We’ll dedicate them and introduce the poets at the Fall Literary Festival.

Stop by for information on the Fall Literary Festival and other programs, logo tumblers and tees (onesies!), and raffle tickets for that sweet bird bath. Find us in the nonprofit area, near Moser and Cushwa Halls.

This year we will also host readings in the adjacent author tent. What better place to showcase word artists than a maker fair! And what better gift to yourself or someone you care about than a signed book. We’re lucky to have so much talent in our community. Saturday, July 13  Marion Boyer   11:00-11:30 Rochelle Hurt   11:45-12:15 Bill Soldan   12:30-1:00 Nancy Christie   1:15-1:45 Rikki Santer   2:00-2:30 Karen Kotrba   2:45-3:15 Karen Schubert   3:30-4:00 Mari Alschuler   4:15-4:45

Sunday, July 14  Allison Pitinii Davis  11:30-12:00 Dom Fonce  12:15-12:45 Kathy Palumbo   1:00-1:30 Carbombs to Cookie Tables: Sean Posey, Elaine Arvan Andrews & Vince Guerrieri   1:45-2:15 Jimmy Sutman   2:30-3:00 Barbara Sabol     3:15-3:45 Jamie Marich   4:00-4:30


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