EB Crawford Public Library hosting Sullivan County Youth Book Festival

The inaugural Sullivan County Youth Book Festival will take place on Saturday, May 25, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library in Monticello.

They will welcome more than 20 authors and illustrators of books for infants through young adults. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet the many talented book creators, listen to readings in Vera’s Story Garden and purchase books. There will be musical guests, crafts, face painting, character meet and greets, and more throughout the day.

Author and illustrator Lindsay Barrett George will present a workshop titled “Once Upon a Doodle,” where parents and their children will work together and use their doodles to communicate thoughts and feelings.

All are welcome the Sullivan Public Library Alliance, which is sponsoring the event, for a day to celebrate literacy and books. Grab some friends and stop by for family fun for all ages. More information is available on their website, scybookfest.org, or by following @scybookfest on Facebook or Twitter. You may also call 845-794-4660 ext. 8 or email scybookfest@gmail.com for more information.

This event will take place at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library located at 479 Broadway in Monticello, NY. Parking will be available at any of the municipal lots on Broadway.