Latest Book fairs News

Wilmington College celebrating 150th anniversary of founding

Feb. 1, 2020 10:53 AM EST

WILMINGTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio college is preparing to mark the 150th anniversary of its founding. Wilmington College in southwestern Ohio got its start in August 1870 when a group of Quakers spent $11,334 at an auction to buy 17 acres of land and an unfinished building for a college. Classes began the...

U of Southern Mississippi children's book festival April 1-3

Jan. 25, 2020 11:33 AM EST

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — The University of Southern Mississippi expects hundreds of children's librarians, teachers and fans of books for children and young adults at its 53rd Fay B. Kaigler Children's Book Festival from April 1-3. The event at the Hattiesburg campus includes lectures and workshops...