The Knox County Public Library will host their annual Children's Festival of Reading on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at World's Fair Park.
The festival will include storytelling, presentations by noted authors, games, arts & crafts, and science experiments. All of the events are free and open to all ages. The festival runs from 10am to 3pm.
Schedule of events:
10:00 - Dollywood's Penguin Players present: Pretend
10:30 - Author Sarah Weeks
11:00 - Author Susie Gardner
11:30 - Illustrator Adam Rex
12:00 - Book & Storybook Character Parade
12:30 - Author Charles R. Smith, Jr.
1:15 - Titanic
1:45 - Author Lita Judge
2:15 - Farmer Jason
Authors & Illustrators Stage
10:00 - Author Mary Uhles
10:30 - Author Charles R. Smith, Jr.
11:00 - Author Richard Sobol
11:30 - Author Gwendolyn Hooks
12:30 - Picture Book Panel with Julie Danielson
1:15 - Richard Sobol
1:45 - Author Gwendolyn Hooks
Children's Performance Stage
10:00 - Knoxville Jazz Youth Orchestra
11:00 - Beaumont Dance Works
11:30 - Knoxville Bella Corda
12:30 - Tumblebear Gymnastics
1:00 - Knoxville Children's Theatre
1:30 - Broadway Performing Arts
2:00 - Danse et Plus
For more information visit www.knoxlib.org