Upcoming Author Visits
Join us for these visits by local authors!
Goodyear Branch Library - Community Room
Monday, April 15: 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Baseball historian Scott Longert will talk about his newest book and the exciting prewar years of baseball.
Ellet Branch Library - Community Room
Tuesday, April 23: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Local Author Tim Carroll will discuss his book World War II Akron which has many great pictures and stories including many from Summit County and the Goodyear blimps.
Firestone Park Branch Library - Community Room
Tuesday, April 23: 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Cleveland Indians historian Scott Longert visits the Firestone Park Branch Library to discuss his latest book Bad Times, Bad Boys, about the Indians in the prewar years, 1939-1944.
Fairlawn-Bath Branch Library - McDowell Community Room
Thursday, May 02: 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Local author Tim Carroll talks about and signs copies of his new book World War II Akron.
Northwest Akron Branch Library - Children's Alcove
Thursday, May 02: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Author, Jennifer Nielsen will be speaking about formulating a novel idea to getting it published.
Tallmadge Branch Library - Community Room
Monday, May 06: 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join Wade Meyer as he discusses his book "What Shall I Bring?"
Portage Lakes Branch Library - Community Room
Saturday, May 11: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
World War II Akron tells the stories of the men who served from Summit County and includes over 100 rare photographs. Books available for purchase and author signing following the presentation.
Main Library - Meeting Room 2AB
Saturday, May 18: 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Award-winning journalist and nonfiction writer Sharon Hatfield shares the story of Jonathan Koons, a 19th century farmer-spiritualist from southern Ohio.
Richfield Branch Library - Community Room
Monday, May 20: 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join Mark J. Price, feature writer for the Akron Beacon Journal for a presentation on Summit County history.