Something for every reader,
writer, and listener.

Single tickets are available online now for the 2021/22 season for Ten Evenings and Words & Pictures.


Words & Pictures

Words & Pictures presents acclaimed children’s authors and illustrators to readers of all ages.
All 2021/22 lectures are free for all readers.


The 2021/22
Ten Evenings Lineup


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Upcoming Lectures

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Yaa Gyasi


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Terry Miller

JAN 13

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Bruce Ledewitz

JAN 20

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Douglas Stuart

JAN 24

Find tickets for upcoming literary events. New authors are announced throughout the year!


Check out who is coming with a new book as part of our New & Noted series!

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