McDowell County Public Library

Local Author Festival

Saturday, June 17th, 10 am- 3 pm

Free and Open to the Public

Marion Community Building
191 N Main St.
Marion, NC 28752

 

Local History. Romance. Science Fiction & Fantasty. Picture books for kids. Books of all genres will be represented at the First Annual McDowell County Author Festival! Enjoy one-on-one time with local authors, purchase books for signing, and enter a raffle for door prizes.

 

Writer’s Workshop- 11 a.m.

Are you interested in becoming a writer? Stop by for our writer’s workshop and enjoy a panel discussion of writers from a variety of backgrounds and experiences. Learn what it takes to get your work published!

 

Keynote Speaker- 1 p.m.

We also honored to have Sandra Warren, author of We Bought a World War II Bomber and several children’s picture books, as our keynote speaker.

Snacks and refreshments will be available. All food and beverage purchases will benefit the Friends of the McDowell Public Library.

Sponsored by the McDowell County Public Library System.

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  • Hours

    Marion Library

    Mon, Wed, Fri: 10-5:30
    Tue, Thu: 10-7
    Saturday: 11-5
    Sunday: Closed
    Holiday Hours

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    Monday: Closed
    Tues, Wed, Fri: 10-5:30
    Thursday: 10-7
    Saturday: 12:30-5
    Sunday: Closed
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    Phone 828-652-3858
    Fax 828-652-2098

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    Phone 828-668-7111
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    90 W Court St
    Marion, NC 28752
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    65 E Mitchell St
    Old Fort, NC 28762
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