The Humboldt County Children's Author Festival began in 1975 with goals of bringing well-known, published authors to Humboldt County and enabling them to visit schools to talk with students about books and the business and craft of writing, and to reinforce the idea that people create books and that children and students can write as well as read.Begun as a one-time festival, its popularity with kids, parents, teachers, librarians, and the general public was such that the festival evolved into a
25 Authors visit 60 Humboldt County Schools.
Friday Oct 20thAuthor Banquet
Authors will be honored at a banquet.
Grand Prize 25 Autographed Books. One from each author! 10 2nd Prizes. One Autograph Book.
SCHOOL SITES! WANT TO POST PICTURES, E DOCUMENTS, or VIDEOS OF ACTIVITIES AT YOUR SCHOOL SITE DURING THIS FESTIVAL?
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Highlights from 2015 Author Reception, Potluck and Banquet!