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Author Talks, Books, Readings, Writing And More

Children's Books

The Author Fair at Central Library

#ReadLocal – Aspiring writers and book lovers of all ages are invited to meet local authors September, 29 | Central Library


Author Talk 10|18 – Sunrise Over Spain: Hiking the Camino de Santiago

The Camino de Santiago, a five hundred mile hiking pilgrimage, has been followed by both the devout and the adventurous for over a thousand years.


Write-up Springfield! at Central

Calling all creative writers! A new group has started to workshop your writing. | Adults


Book Groups

U.S. History Book and Media Discussion Group at Sixteen Acres

Members are encouraged to share any conversation-provoking history books that they are reading with the group. | Adults


Afterthoughts Book Discussion Groups

A traditional book discussion group where everyone reads and discusses the same book. | Adults


BYOB, a Book Discussion Group

BYOB (Bring Your Own Book) and share your recent reads. Gain exposure to new authors, titles, and genres. | Adults


Books & Brew Book Club at Nathan Bill’s

Cure your mid-week blues with a lively book discussion and some brew at Nathan Bill’s Bar and Restaurant. | Adults