Children's Literature Festival

Sunday, Mar 15, 2020 at 11:00am

University of Central Missouri
108 West South Street
Warrensburg, MO 64093

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The Children's Literature Festival is an annual event that aims to connect people, especially schoolchildren and teens, with the folks behind the books they love.

Schedule:
12:30pm: Luncheon
Every year we offer a Sunday luncheon attended by the majority of our visiting authors and illustrators.

Award-winning author, Gary Schmidt will be the Gilbert-Sadler Speaker in 2020. This Speaker Series takes place during the Sunday Luncheon and is generously supported with a gift through the UCM Alumni Foundation by Becky Klein, the daughter of Philip Sadler, co-founder of our Festival. Please consider joining us for this special Sunday event! Authors are available after the luncheon to autograph books. Please note: reservations must be made in advance of this event.

Location: Elliot Student Union 237 A and B

11:00am - 4:00pm: Book Sale

Location: Elliot Student Union Ballroom (Rooms 236, 238, 240)

2:30pm - 4:00pm: Book Signings

Location: Elliot Student Union Atrium

Registration Cost:
$25.00 for an adult
$17.00 for a child

Click here for Registration

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