2017 Kerrytown BookFest
Farmer’s Market – Kerrytown

This is the 15th anniversary of the Kerrytown BookFest and it will be better than ever with over 40 authors, 100 exhibitors, book arts demonstrations, new, used and rare bookstores, artists, local non-profits including a fundraiser for the Humane Society of Huron Valley Bountiful Bowls program throughout the day (more details below) and local food carts.

2017 Schedule of Events

10:30 AM - Main Tent
Community Book Award Winner Presentation - James and Robin Agnew 
11:00 AM - Main Tent
"Women in History" with Laurel Huber Davis, Theresa Kaminski, Greer Macallister and Pamela Toler with Barbara Mhangami-Ruwende as moderator
11:00 AM - Kerrytown Concert House 

"Terror in the City of Champions" with Tom Stanton moderated by D.E. Johnson
11:00 AM - Kerrytown Tent

Mother Goose
11:45 AM - Kerrytown Tent
"Everyone Loves Dogs!" with Cartoonist Dave Coverly and Stacie Grissom and Morgane Chang from Bark Box and a FUNDRAISER for the Humane Society of Huron Valley Bountiful Bowls Program - Please bring dry dog or cat food or cat litter on the day of the event for donation to the program
12:15 PM - Main Tent
"Historical Suspense" with James R. Benn, Anna Lee Huber and Deanna Raybourn moderated by Nancy Herriman 
12:15 PM - Kerrytown Concert House
"The Kelloggs: The Battling Brothers of Battle Creek" with Howard Markel 
1:00 PM - Kerrytown Tent
"Fantasy and Adventure" with Middle Grade author Ted Sanders and moderated by Molly McCaffrey
1:30 PM - Main Tent
"Literary Leanings" with Peter Ho Davies, Simon Van Booy moderated by Douglas Trevor
1:30 PM - Kerrytown Concert House 
"Civil Rights in 1960's Detroit" with Stephen M. Ward and the story of James and Grace Lee Boggs
2:15 PM - Kerrytown Tent
"YA Authors From Michigan!" with Erica Chapman, Kristin Bartley Lenz, Heather Meloche and Darcy Woods moderated by Patrick Flores-Scott
2:45 PM - Main Tent
"Short Stories from 'Bob Seger's House'" with Ellen Airgood, Loren D. Estelman, Gordon Henry and Michael Zadoorian moderated by M.L. Liebler  
2:45 PM - Kerrytown Concert House 

"A $500 Dollar House in Detroit" with Drew Philip and moderated by Desiree Cooper

3:30 PM - Kerrytown Tent
"Page Turning Thrillers" with David Bell, Karen Dionne and Stephen Mack Jones moderated by Elizabeth Heiter 
4:00 pm - Main Tent
"Poetic Musings" with Robert Fanning, Cindy Hunter Morgan, Keith Taylor and Z.G. Tomaszewski moderated by Zilka Joseph 

4:00 pm - Kerrytown Concert House

"Washtenaw Literacy Volunteer Workshop" - Learn about becoming a volunteer for Washtenaw Literacy

Event date: 
Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 10:30am to 5:00pm
Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
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2017 Kerrytown BookFest

2017 Kerrytown BookFest
Farmer’s Market – Kerrytown

This is the 15th anniversary of the Kerrytown BookFest and it will be better than ever with over 40 authors, 100 exhibitors, book arts demonstrations, new, used and rare bookstores, artists, local non-profits including a fundraiser for the Humane Society of Huron Valley Bountiful Bowls program throughout the day (more details below) and local food carts.

2017 Schedule of Events

10:30 AM - Main Tent
Community Book Award Winner Presentation - James and Robin Agnew 
11:00 AM - Main Tent
"Women in History" with Laurel Huber Davis, Theresa Kaminski, Greer Macallister and Pamela Toler with Barbara Mhangami-Ruwende as moderator
11:00 AM - Kerrytown Concert House 

"Terror in the City of Champions" with Tom Stanton moderated by D.E. Johnson
11:00 AM - Kerrytown Tent

Mother Goose
11:45 AM - Kerrytown Tent
"Everyone Loves Dogs!" with Cartoonist Dave Coverly and Stacie Grissom and Morgane Chang from Bark Box and a FUNDRAISER for the Humane Society of Huron Valley Bountiful Bowls Program - Please bring dry dog or cat food or cat litter on the day of the event for donation to the program
12:15 PM - Main Tent
"Historical Suspense" with James R. Benn, Anna Lee Huber and Deanna Raybourn moderated by Nancy Herriman 
12:15 PM - Kerrytown Concert House
"The Kelloggs: The Battling Brothers of Battle Creek" with Howard Markel 
1:00 PM - Kerrytown Tent
"Fantasy and Adventure" with Middle Grade author Ted Sanders and moderated by Molly McCaffrey
1:30 PM - Main Tent
"Literary Leanings" with Peter Ho Davies, Simon Van Booy moderated by Douglas Trevor
1:30 PM - Kerrytown Concert House 
"Civil Rights in 1960's Detroit" with Stephen M. Ward and the story of James and Grace Lee Boggs
2:15 PM - Kerrytown Tent
"YA Authors From Michigan!" with Erica Chapman, Kristin Bartley Lenz, Heather Meloche and Darcy Woods moderated by Patrick Flores-Scott
2:45 PM - Main Tent
"Short Stories from 'Bob Seger's House'" with Ellen Airgood, Loren D. Estelman, Gordon Henry and Michael Zadoorian moderated by M.L. Liebler  
2:45 PM - Kerrytown Concert House 

"A $500 Dollar House in Detroit" with Drew Philip and moderated by Desiree Cooper

3:30 PM - Kerrytown Tent
"Page Turning Thrillers" with David Bell, Karen Dionne and Stephen Mack Jones moderated by Elizabeth Heiter 
4:00 pm - Main Tent
"Poetic Musings" with Robert Fanning, Cindy Hunter Morgan, Keith Taylor and Z.G. Tomaszewski moderated by Zilka Joseph 

4:00 pm - Kerrytown Concert House

"Washtenaw Literacy Volunteer Workshop" - Learn about becoming a volunteer for Washtenaw Literacy

Sep 10 2017 - 10:30am to 5:00pm
Event address:
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103