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Suffolk Literary Festival

Suffolk Literary Festival

Writers plus readers equals magic. Suffolk Public Library plus Paul D Camp Community College equals the Suffolk Literary Fest! SPL and PDCCC are joining forces to celebrate books, authors, and readers of all kinds. There will be something for everyone from picture books and graphic novels to poetry and prose. A Tidewater Reads - related event.

Saturday, April 21, 2018
10:00am - 2:00pm
Paul D Camp Community College, Suffolk Campus: 271 Kenyon Rd, Suffolk
Adult Family Middle School

In celebration of Tidewater Reads month. 

Suffolk Literary Festival is literally the BEST of Suffolk! Discover local authors and artists and participate in activities to capture your unique voice. This event is free and open to all ages.

Sponsored by Paul D. Camp Community College and Suffolk Public Library.

Festival Events:
Author Panels
Poetry Scavenger Hunt
Face Painting 
Poetry Workshop
Rap Battle
Readers Theatre
Story Walk 
Suffolk Speaks
Crafts, Stories, and More


Schedule of Events:

10:00am - 12:00pm Face Painting (all ages)

11:00am Storyteller Via Goode

11:00am Poetry Workshop with Amanda Gomez

12:00pm Rap Battle

12:00pm - 1:00pm Comic Workshop taught by Kristin Mehaffey (www.SaberdogArt.com )

12:30pm and 1:30 Adult Readers Theatre

1:00pm Author Panel

Authors include: Fanita Moon Pendleton with Urban Moon Books, Dr. Christine Bacon, Heather Weidner, Barry Jordan Jr., Mike Owens, Bill Sizemore, Will Hopkins, Jeremy Rodden, Alexis Silver, Terrie Branch, Lisa L. Stevenson, E. Ayers, Tamera Tery, Dr. Erwin K. Thomas, E. G. Gaddess, Mx. Knowitall, Amanda Gomez and members of the Suffolk Writes: An Open Writers Group.

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