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Santa Clarita Library Friends Celebrate Local Authors

Santa Clarita Library Friends Celebrate Local Authors

Uploaded 01/18/2014

Members of the public had a chance to meet and chat with nearly three dozen local authors Saturday at the Canyon Country Jo Anne Darcy Library. The “Celebration of Local Authors” was sponsored by the Friends of Santa Clarita Public Library.

The authors also participated in panel discussions focusing on autobiography, juvenile fiction, local history, romance and nonfiction, and other topics.

Participating authors included:

Autobiography/Voices of Courage

* Bill Miranda

* Norma Yeager

* Veronica Pinckard

Children’s Literature/Juvenile Fiction/YA

* Laurisa White Reyes

* Janet Squires

* David Derrick

* Ryan and Clarence Rector

* Frans Vischer

* Rich Grimes

* Sarah Skilton

Local History & Cowboy Poetry

* Biskit Hatch

* P.W. Conway

* Ted Fay

* Kim Stephens, E.J. Stephens and Dr. Alan Pollack


* Tania Penn

* Kimi Flores

* Chana Keefer

* T.K. Leigh

* Margaret Brownley


* Harriette Knight

* Renee Coleman

* Wendy Beth Baker

* Joanna Mastopietro

* Esther Lepisto

* Becca Keating


* Deen Ferrell

* Venita Louise

* Dr. Leighton J. Reynolds

* Jim Christina

* Gretchen Mcneil

* Dr. Lance Fogan


* Rhonda Vigeant

About Friends of the Library

The Friends of Santa Clarita Library is a group of volunteers dedicated to the success of the Santa Clarita library system.

Since its inception in 2011, FOL has supported the grand opening of the Newhall Branch, provided funds and volunteered for children and adult programming, including story times and classes. They organize and sponsor author events, watercolor classes, ARTSLAM activities, and more.

3 Comments for Photo Gallery: Santa Clarita Library Friends Celebrate Local Authors
  1. Twanda Gotowka says:

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  2. Tania Penn says:

    Had a blast participating in this! And Jim Christina, it was a pleasure meeting you! Margaritas next time :) !

  3. Tyger White says:

    This event was awesome!

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