Gwinnett Library and Atlanta Writers Club sponsor a multicultural festival showcasing the theme of diversity. Kenny Leon is the keynote speaker for adults at 11:00 am, followed by many talks, including Soniah Kamal among other writers, and ending with a conversation with Tayari Jones at 5:00 pm.
The Young Adult sessions feature different aspects of the writing craft presented by successful authors and illustrators. These begin at 12 noon and continue until 6:00 pm.
Morning programs for kids include a puppet show at 10:00 am by the Gwinnett Library Puppeteers followed by a kid friendly talk by comic books illustrator and author Kyle Puttkammer. Crafts will be available beginning at 10:30 am and continuing until noon. FREE books to the first 50 kids to arrive.
Visit http://bookfestgwinnett.org for full schedules and to RSVP which is requested.
Free and open to the public.