CAMDEN — The Camden Public Library and Sherman’s Books will be hosting the 14th Annual Children’s Book Fair by the Sea on Saturday, August 17, from 1 to 4 p.m. This celebratory event for children, families, and lovers of children’s books will feature Midcoast area authors and illustrators.
Readings and presentations of their works will take place in the library rotunda every twenty minutes throughout the afternoon.
The book fair will be held in the Picker Room with opportunities to meet authors and illustrators and purchase books to be personally signed.
Featured local authors include Kara LaReau, Hazel Mitchell, Wendy Ulmer, Katie Coppens, and Fran Hodgkins.
“Join us for this special opportunity to celebrate the many joys of children’s books and the people who bring them to life!” said Miss Amy, the children’s librarian, in a news release.
For more information, call 236-3440.