The La Vista Public Library, 9110 Giles Road, will host its first ever author fair 1-4 p.m., Saturday, May 11.
The author fair, designed to connect aspiring writers to those who have been published, will feature local authors who will share their writing journeys.
Participants will hear from a panel of publishers and literary experts at 2 p.m.: Cindy Grady, WriteLife, LLC; Lisa Pelto, Concierge Marketing; and Erin Reel, Publishing Services. The discussion will include advice for writers who want to be discovered.
Throughout the day, participants will have the opportunity to meet authors, buy books and have them signed. Authors participating in this event include: Robin Donovan, Marcia Calhoun Forecki, Jennifer Castello, Howard Faber, Andy Greenberg, Teresa Hamilton, Stacy Heatherly, James Johnson, Marian Kaiser, Janet Laird, Dawn Lewis, Barb Malek, David Martin, Teresa McKinley, Mark Musick, Janet Nitsick and Tunette Powell.