Local Author Fair 2023

Welcome everyone to our second Local Author Fair event. This event is generously donated by the Friends of the Library.

Below is a list of activities and scheduled events:

Program/Event

Time

Location

Registration Required

Author Meet and Greet: Journey around the library to meet local authors, purchase their books and get your copy signed. HERE is a list of confirmed authors!

11am-3pm

Throughout the library

No

Crafting Corner: Make a Fascinator

~while supplies last

11am-3pm

Boardroom B

Drop-in

Author Reading Panel: Listen to your favorite authors read a portion of their work, learn more about the author and ask questions about their work

2-3pm

Boardroom A

Drop-in

Reading for the Love of It!

2-3pm

Program Room

Registered

Writing for the Love of It!

3:15-4:15pm

Program Room

Registered

Flossy Sugar will be at the event to give out free cotton candy from 11am-3pm.

*Due to the scheduled event, library services may be disrupted, and certain library services may be temporarily unavailable (e.g. access to a quiet study space or reading space, access to gaming consoles, and room rental bookings). We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience and understanding.

November Is…National Novel Writing Month

SGPL challenges you to participate in NaNoWriMo 2023
  • Write a novel in one month (at least 50 000 words)
  • Track your progress online at NaNoWriMo
  • Meet fellow writers from your community.

Novel Facts

The average novel has 250-300 words per page.

If you plan to write 500 words an hour for 25 hours a week, you can write 50 000 words in 4 weeks!!

Share your story 

Use the hashtag #NaNoWriMo, and tag #SGLibrary in your tweet, Instagram photo, or Facebook post: