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Winnsboro Festival of Books

May 7 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Winnsboro Festival of Books 2022 will take place on May 7 with activities at Winnsboro Center for the Arts (WCA) and outside on Market Street in Winnsboro, Texas. The festival is from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. followed by a spoken word performance at 200 Market St. at 7 p.m.
  • Author panels will discuss a variety of genres while children’s activities take place throughout the day including hosting children’s authors, a story walk, storytime art activities, a bookmark design contest, and free books for children
  • There will also be activities for people with special needs and their families including a community drum circle and an author panel that explores books relating to special needs
  • The keynote address will be delivered by Dallas Morning News Arts and Feature Writer, Michael Granberry, who will talk about his new book, Hole in the Roof. Evening entertainment will include a “Spoken Word” presentation featuring Billy Henderson
  • The mission of WCA’s annual book festival is to bring readers and writers together to share in a myriad of adventures that books offer as they expand knowledge, spark imagination, and encourage life-long learning for people of all ages
  • View the full schedule of events at www.winnsborocenterforthearts.com/literary_events

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Date:
May 7
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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