A PDF version of the program can be downloaded here!
A PDF version of the map can be downloaded here!
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17
SAHARA WEST LIBRARY, 9600 W. Sahara Ave., 89117
7PM - 9:30 PM: A program of Lost and Found schemes, scenes and stories by authors and performers including Aimee Bender, Killian’s Angels, Vegas Haiku and the West Las Vegas Performance Group. Beverages donated by Stephanie Scott, Stoli USA SPI Group.
FEATURED EXHIBIT: ILLUSTRATORS 56
The Society of Illustrators presents 58 pieces by the world’s most cutting-edge and popular illustrators. Exhibit support provided in part by Mark Fine.
SUGGESTED DONATION: $35 PER PERSON ONLINE AT: Here!
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CONTACT: firstname.lastname@example.org or 702.507.6179
Donations to this event are tax-exempt (tax. i.d. 27-0035192) pursuant to the terms of IRS Section 170(c) and will be directed to support for the Vegas Valley Book Festival.
October 2 – November 28, 2014
Opening reception and poetry performances: Friday, October 3, 2014, 6 – 9 p.m.
Nevada Humanities Program Gallery, 1017 S. First Street #190
Open Monday – Thursday 1:00 – 5:00 p.m., and until 9:00 p.m. for pre-view Thursday and First Friday events each month.
A gallery exhibition by Nevada poets and artists in celebration of the state's Sesquicentennial. Part of the Vegas Valley Book Fesitval's recognition of the illustrated word.
Poets: Becky Bosshart, James Joseph Brown, Shaun Christensen, Harry Fagel, Dayvid Figler, Joseph Langdon, Shaun Leonard, Waddie Mitchell, Kari O'Connor, Elizabeth Quiñones-Zaldaña, Joan Robinson, Vogue Robinson, Nathan Say, and Leia Penina Wilson.
Artists: Harold Bradford, Ginger Bruner, Keith Conely, Sandra Ward Craig, Stewart Freshwater, Jeff Fulmer, Mary Hill, Anne M. Hoff, Richard Hooker, Merrilee Hortt, Wayne Littlejohn, Kathleen Nathan, Jeanne Voltura, and Joseph Watson.
For more information, please call 702-800-4670
Applications to volunteer for the festival can be found Here!
Through Wednesday, September 24th at 5:00 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
The public is invited to nominate an individual and an organization for the 2014 Vegas Valley Book Festival Crystal Bookmark Awards. Nominations for this annual awards project that honors a Southern Nevada individual and an organization for advancing the cause of literature in the Las Vegas Valley can be submitted online here. Residents also may call 702.507.6179 for a nomination form. Nominees must reside in Southern Nevada. Nominations are open until 5 p.m. Wednesday, September 24th. The two awards will be presented at the Vegas Valley Book Festival on Saturday, October 18th, in the auditorium of the Historic Fifth Street School, located in downtown Las Vegas at 401 S. Fourth St.