Schedule

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16th
7:00 PM

An Evening with B.J. Novak

with B.J. Novak

Clark County Library
Theater
1401 E. Flamingo Rd.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17th
12:00 PM

Vegas Valley Book Festival Presents: Waddie Mitchell

with Waddie Mitchell

Lloyd George Federal Courthouse
333 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
9:00 AM TO 10:00 AM

Sylvia Day in Conversation with Tracy Wolff

with Sylvia Day, Tracy Wolff

Fifth Street School, Auditorium
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
10:00 AM

The Personal Essay in an Oversharing World

with Andrew Corsello, Leslie Jamison, Joseph Langdon, Dinah Lenney

Fifth Street School, Reader's Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
10:00 AM

The Future's So Bright, We Have to Be Saved

with Lisa Dess, Elizabeth Fama, Demitria Lunetta, Lynne Matson, Mindy McGinnis, Jodi Meadows, Lissa Price, Karri Thompson, Amy Tintera, Sarah Vela

Fifth Street School, YA Tent One
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
10:00 AM

BAM! It’s a Picture Book Panel Discussion

with Mark Crilley, Jimmy Gownley, Matt Holm, Susan Nees, Raina Telegemeier

Fifth Street School, Auditorium
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
10:00 AM

Celebrating Our Sesquicentennial

with Vicki-Ann Bush, Tracy Clark, Diane Crawford, C.L. Gaber, Stephanie Greenhalgh, Shaunta Grimes, Christene Houston, Jessie Humphries, Lindsey Leavitt

Fifth Street School, YA Tent Two
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
10:00 AM

Sign Design Theatre

with Performance

Fifth Street School, Children's Main Stage
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
10:00 AM

Pop-Up at Nevada Humanities Featured Poets

with The Las Vegas Poets Organization

Fifth Street School, Poetry Courtyard
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
10:00 AM

Workshop: Climbing Family Trees: how to research your family's history and celebrate your heritage.

with Trina Boice and Tracy Long

Fifth Street School, Room 125
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
10:00 AM

Margaree K. Mitchell

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Story Telling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
10:25 AM

Spelile Rivas

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Story Telling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
10:30 AM

Steve Songs

with Performance

Fifth Street School, Children's Main Stage
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
10:50 AM

Kevin Sherry

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Story Telling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
11:00 AM

Vegas Writes: Lost & Found in Las Vegas: What the City hides and what it reveals.

with David Armstrong, Mason Bundschuh, Scott Dickensheet, Heidi Kyser, Joseph Langdon, Launce Rake, Moniru Ravanipour, Geoff Schumacher, T.R. Witcher, Mercedes Yardley

Fifth Street School, Auditorium
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
11:00 AM

PBS KIDS 2014 Local Writer's Contest Winner

with Oniana Boulware

Fifth Street School, Children's Main Stage
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
11:00 AM

Discover a New World

with Veeda Bybee, Renee Collins, Christina Farley, Tessa Gratton, Sara B. Larson, Lori M. Lee, Sara Raasch, Kathryn Rose, Sherry Thomas

Fifth Street School, YA Tent One
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
11:00 AM

Torrey Cole Dance Collective

with Alexandria Lee and Others

Fifth Street School, Poetry Courtyard
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
11:00 AM

Finding Yourself

with Alsaid Adi, Marni Bates, Maurene Goo, Geoff Herbach, Jessi Kirby, Nicole McInnes, Margaree Mitchell, Sarah Ockler, Wendy Wunder

Fifth Street School, YA Tent Two
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
11:00 AM

Romance for Every Reader

with Diane Alberts, Codi Gray, Sophie Jordan, Erin McCarthy, Monica Murphy, Jana Oliver, Alison Packard, Judith Stacy

Fifth Street School, Reader's Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
11:15 AM

Secret Agent 23 skidoo

with Performance

Fifth Street School, Children's Main Stage
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
11:15 AM

Eric Barclay

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Story Telling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
11:30 AM

Helen: A Literary Magazine

with TBD

Fifth Street School, Poetry Courtyard
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
11:30 AM

Someone Else’s Story: A Writing and Editing Workshop.

with Ginger Meurer

Fifth Street School, Room 125
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
11:40 AM

Kevin Janison

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Story Telling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
12:00 PM

Inside Baseball - Biographies of Living Legends

with Jerry Izenberg, Ron Kantowski, Ken Korach, Rob Miech, Jerry Reuss

Fifth Street School, Reader's Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
12:00 PM

Play Date

with Performance

Fifth Street School, Children's Main Stage
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
12:00 PM

The Magic of the Paranormal

with Brodi Ashton, Sarah Rees Brennan, Tracy Deebs, Nancy Holder, Justina Ireland, Brigid Kemmerer, Shallee McArthur

Fifth Street School, YA Tent One
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
12:00 PM

Battleborn Slam

with Rachel Dexter, Andrew Clark Hall, A.J. Moyer, Alexandria Murphy, Vogue Robinson, Nathan Say

Fifth Street School, Poetry Courtyard
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
12:00 PM

The Thrill of a Good Mystery

with Ted (T.M.) Goeglein, Abigail Haas, Shelby Guinn, Stephanie Kuehn, Michelle Madow, Gretchen McNeil, Brooklyn Skye, Ann Stampler, Allen Zadoff

Fifth Street School, YA Tent Two
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
12:05 PM

Mac King

with Magic Show

Fifth Street School, Story Telling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
12:15 PM

Fiction: West of Eden

with Charles Bock, Maile Chapman, David Fuller, Laura McBride, Vu Tran

Fifth Street School, Auditorium
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
12:40 PM

Jimmy Gownley

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Story Telling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
12:45 PM

Steve Songs

with Performance

Fifth Street School, Children's Main Stage
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
1:00 PM

Children’s Poetry

with Alan Katz and Greg Pincus

Fifth Street School, Poetry Courtyard
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
1:00 PM

College Has Never Looked So Hot

with Erika Babbitt, Cora Carmack, Jay Crownover, Sophie Jordan, Jen McLaughlin, Monica Murphy, Tracy Wolff

Fifth Street School, YA Tent Two
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
1:00 PM

Tween Reads

with Jen Calonita, Ally Carter, Elizabeth Eulberg, Bruce Hale, Varian Johnson, D.J. MacHale, Lisa Schroeder, Susan Slykerman

Fifth Street School, YA Tent One
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
1:00 PM

Women of Mystery

with Alesha Claveria, Destiny Ford, Dorothy Howell, Elaine Viets, Beth Yarnell

Fifth Street School, Reader's Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
1:00 PM

Workshop for Educators: 'Why Math+Science=ART'

with Joe Cepeda

Fifth Street School, Room 125
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
1:05 PM

Matt Holm

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Story Telling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
1:30 PM

150 years in Nevada: The Silver State’s Colorful History and Resilient Future

with Ralph Burns, Patricia Cafferata, Joanne L Goodwin, Gene Moehring, Geoff Schumacher, Doug Sawnson

Fifth Street School, Auditorium
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
1:30 PM

Mac King's Students Essay Contest

with Mac King

Fifth Street School, Children's Main Stage
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
1:30 PM

SPARK!  Youth Poetry Competition and Award Ceremony

with Various Young Authors

Fifth Street School, Poetry Courtyard
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
1:30 PM

Mark Crilley

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Storytelling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
1:55 PM

Raina Telgemier

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Storytelling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
2:00 PM

Publishing Options: What Writers Need to Know

with Danielle Barclay, Peggy DeKay, Kelly Simmon, Nicole Steinhaus

Fifth Street School, Reader's Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
2:00 PM

More Than a Love Story

with Kelly Fiore, Michelle Malone, Carrie Mesrobian, Louise Rozett, Lisa Schroeder, Angie Stanton, Sarah Tregay, Rachel M. Wilson

Fifth Street School, YA Tent Two
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
2:00 PM

Book Signing

with Tammara Webber

Fifth Street School, YA Tent Two
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
2:00 PM

Who's Afraid of These Authors?

with Courtney Alameda, Sean Beaudoin, J.R. Johansson, Jonathan Maberry, Whitney Miller, Hillary Monahan, Natalie Parker, Kate Karyus Quinn, April Genevieve Tucholke

Fifth Street School, YA Tent One
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
2:15 PM

Secret Agent 23 skidoo

with Performance

Fifth Street School, Children's Main Stage
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
2:20 PM

Susan Nees

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Storytelling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
2:30 PM

Calligraphy Demonstration featuring Las Vegas Poetry and Haiku

with Las Vegas Scribes

Fifth Street School, Poetry Courtyard
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
2:45 PM

Crystal Bookmark Award Presentation

with TBD

Fifth Street School, Auditorium
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
2:45 PM

Alan Katz

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Storytelling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
3:00 PM

Nevada Humanities Presents Waddie Mitchell

with Waddie Mitchell

Fifth Street School, Auditorium
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
3:00 PM

Books for Your Younger Sister or Brother

with Kim Baker, Scott Bly, Teri Dean, Meghan Dougherty, Peggy Eddleman, C.R. Grey, Jennifer Nielsen

Fifth Street School, YA Tent One
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
3:00 PM

Media In A Digital Age

with Joe Donnelly, Jenny 8 Lee, Steve Sebelius, Rebecca Theim

Fifth Street School, Room 125
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
3:00 PM

It's All Fun and Games Until You Turn 18

with Nikki Bylina-Streets, Angela Corbett, Abbi Glines, Meoldy Grace, Christina Lee, Erin McCarthy, Lexi Ryan, Jessica Sorensen, Brooklyn Skye

Fifth Street School, YA Tent Two
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
3:00 PM

Book Club Selections: The Art of Humor

with Christopher Beha, Melinda Brown, Susan Coll, Carrie Mesrobian

Fifth Street School, Reader's Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
3:00 PM

Play Date

with Performance

Fifth Street School, Children's Main Stage
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
3:10 PM

Greg Pincus

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Storytelling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
3:35 PM

Joe Cepeda

with Story Telling

Fifth Street School, Storytelling Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
4:00 PM

Aimee Bender

with Closing Keynote

Fifth Street School, Auditorium
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
4:00 PM

A Sampling of the Supernatural

with Chris Cannon, Angela Corbett, Rebecca Ethington, Tara Hudson, Jenna Johnson, Jana Oliver, Alexia Purdy

Fifth Street School, YA Tent One
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
4:00 PM

Monsters Under the Bed: How Our Oldest Fears Fuel Our Fiction

with Benjamin Kane Ethridge, Nancy Holder, Jonathon Maberry, Rena Mason, Lisa Morton

Fifth Street School, Reader's Tent
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
4:00 PM

Things Your Science Teacher Forgot to Warn You About

with Jessica Brody, Tera Lynn Childs, Kimberly Derting, Sophie Jordan, Lydia Kang, R.C. Lewis, Meredeth McCardle, Suzanne Young

Fifth Street School, YA Tent Two
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th
5:00 PM

Poetry Closing Reception

with TBD

Fifth Street School, Poetry Courtyard & Gallery
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101

Closing reception sponsored by Nevada Humanities