ARIZONA PROFESSIONAL WRITERS & GILA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

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PAYSON BOOK FESTIVAL

A community celebration of books for all ages in the cool pines!

July 23, 2016, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Gila Community College, 201 N. Mud Springs Road 

Free to the public, this event promotes literacy and showcases local and Arizona authors representing many genres of fiction and non-fiction.
Meet 70 authors; enjoy book signings and presentations
Kids can meet “Story Monster” and enjoy story time
Food from local vendors on site
Free entertainment and door prizes

Photos from the 2016 event! And watch a video recap here!

 This literacy project is supported by a grant from Arizona Humanities

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RECAP: Watch the video from the 2016 Payson Book Festival!

Click to see scenes from the first Payson Book Festival, July 2015.

SCHEDULE CHANGE: Marsha Ward will be replacing the scheduled speaker at 2:15 in the Student Lounge. Marsha is an award-winning poet, writer and editor, with over 900 pieces of published work, including her acclaimed novel series, the Owen Family Saga. She’ll speak on creative writing.