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June 30, 2011

Poetry Series and Author Events at the
Houston Public Library

Public Poetry at Your Library 

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The Houston Public Library and Public Poetry are presenting the next event in their ongoing poetry series. These interactive poetry events will feature local and visiting poets, and the occasional local celebrity or public figure. Poets will be available for questions and answers and book signings at the end of each program.

Kendall Neighborhood Library
609 N. Eldridge, Houston 77079, 832.393.1880
2 p.m., Saturday, July 2, 2011

The Special Guest Reader will be Mark Craig, of NASA. Featured Poets include: Outspoken Bean, Radames Ortiz, Loueva Smith, and Randall Watson. For more information on these poets, please visit www.houstonlibrary.org/poetry.

 
"An Evening With" Author Series

The Houston Public Library invites you, your friends and neighbors to an ongoing author series where you will meet well-known authors from several genres.

Schedule of Events:

An Evening with...Ann Brashares
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., Thursday, July 7, 2011
Central Library, 4th Floor Program Place, 500 McKinney, Houston 77002
832.393.1313

Join us for a special visit from Ann Brashares, who will discuss and sign copies of Sisterhood Everlasting, the fifth installment in the Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants series.

An Evening with...Sarah Bird
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., Thursday, July 14, 2011
Central Library, 4th Floor Program Place, 500 McKinney, Houston 77002
832.393.1313

Join us for a special visit from Sarah Bird, who will discuss and sign copies of her latest book The Gap Year.

An Evening with...Esmeralda Santiago
5:30 - 7 p.m., Monday, July 25, 2011
Collier Regional Library,6200 Pinemont, Houston 77092
832.393.1740

Join us for a special visit from Esmeralda Santiago, who will discuss and sign copies of her latest book Conquistadora. This event is presented in partnership with Nuestra Palabra.

For more information on these authors, please visit www.houstonlibrary.org/an-evening-with.

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Houston Public Library - Phone: 832.393.1313
http://www.houstonlibrary.org/