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Open Book - A Festival for Readers!

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Sun, 11/05/2023 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Event address: 
Ferndale Events Center
5715 Barrett Rd
Ferndale, WA 98248

Open Book - A Festival for Readers

Presented by the Whatcom County Library System in partnership with Village Books and the Whatcom County Library Foundation!

12-5pm, November 5 @ Ferndale Events Center

A book lover's dream day with books and book swag, authors, book talks, readings, and weird and wonderful hands-on bookish experiences.

  • Meet award-winning authors
  • Connect with fellow writers in the Local Author Room
  • Try your hand at letterpress printing courtesy of Bison Bookbinding
  • Tour the Bookmobile and WTA Whatcomics bus
  • Learn how to get your book published
  • Attend poetry readings
  • Relax in the Reading Lounge
  • Join a Book Club
  • Learn how to mend books
  • Interact with braille and talking books
  • Attend a Silent Disco
  • Gather reading recommendations
  • Browse and buy bookish gifts