Back to School Book Fair: Promoting Strategies That Work

Saturday, September 16, 2017
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Centennial Hall, Main Library
5 Washington Street, Newark

Parents and Caregivers, are you looking for ways to get your kids to read?

Come hear about strategies that work at the Back to School Book Fair, and meet publishers and writers, including local authors.

The Back to School Book Fair features

  • authors and publishers Wade and Cheryl Hudson, of Just Us Books
  • author and publisher Ralph Burgess, of Burgess Publishing
  • Dr. Helen Tinsley, author of Me and My Grandma
  • a dramatic anit-bullying performance by teen actress Zebrai Carlisle
  • panel discussion with strategies to get children to read
  • Newark’s own Teresha Hughes, author of the Sungi Bear collection of books
  • Kathryn Patricia Carter, author of Summertime with Lizzie B. Hayes
  • Malik Jones, author of The Kick the Can Kids

For further information, please call 973-733-7793.