October 30, 2013

Posted By: Shaunescy

Friday, November 1

3:00pm    Weird Rocks with Michele Corriel

Explore the strange and wonderful world of rocks with local author of Weird Rocks. Ages K-2 grades

6-7:30pm    Reception & Art Opening

Meet author Maile Meloy, author/illustrator Henry Cole, and artist Jane Quinn — mingle with others who love children’s books, and enjoy the delightful quilts based on kid’s books by Quinn, founder of Quilting in the Country.

Saturday, November 2

9:00am    Doors open

Browse the book sale, grab a cup of coffee or hot chocolate at Lindley Perk, and save your seat.

9:30 Henry Cole

Picture Books, Illustrations, & Goofiness, Ages 3-8

10:30 Kids Craft

Ages 3-8 years, Children’s Room Book signing Cole and Meloy

11:00 Writing Workshop

“Transforming Ideas into Books” Local authors Michele Corriel and Janet Fox offer a practical, yet engaging workshop on the craft of writing for a young audience. Sponsored by the Society for Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. Ages 12 and up

11:15 Henry Cole

How to Survive Being a Crash Dummy and Grow Up to Be an Illustrator, Ages 8-12

Noon     Lunch!

Tumbleweeds and Lindley Perk on site or bring your bag lunch

12:30pm    Awards Presentation & Local Author Panel

Michele Corriel, Susan Ewing, Janet Fox, & Blythe Woolston All ages

1:30    Maile Meloy

“Science, Mystery, & Magic: The Apothecary and The Apprentices” Ages 9 and up

2:30    Book signing

Cole, Meloy, & local authors 3:00    An Apothecary Experiment!

Ages 9 and up 4:00    Q & A with Cole & Meloy

All ages

4:45    Final Book signing

For more information CLICK HERE.

Sponsored by the Bozeman Library Foundation, Humanities Montana, First Security Bank, Montana Parent Magazine, Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, Montana Ale Works, Insty Prints-Bozeman, Mountain Home Vacation Rental, and Magpie Guesthouse, with invaluable help from MSU education student volunteers.

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