Book Festival

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Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Holly Springs Cultural Center

Approximately two dozen adult and children's authors, featuring presentations and readings, panel discussions, and more.

Donna Washington

Keynote Speaker Donna Washington

Donna Washington is an internationally known, multiple award winning storyteller, spoken word recording artist, and author.

A highly animated performer, she has been entertaining, educating, and inspiring audiences with her vocal pyrotechnics, elastic face, and deep characterizations that bring folklore, literary tales, and personal narratives to life for over thirty years.Donna has been called a “Walking Disney Movie” and said to be "better than television."

Meet Donna Washington of Durham and other authors from the Holly Springs area and Triangle Region. She will give the keynote at 1 p.m. Visit us during and after the Holly Springs Farmers Market, which will be held that day at the Cultural Center.

Participating Authors

Apply online to participate in the festival. Applications are due the last Friday in August. A vendor fee applies for those who participate.

More Information

Contact Leslie Haney, program specialist, at (919) 567-4015 or leslie.haney@hollyspringsnc.us.