This will celebrate books with programming from regional authors, poets, performers and musicians. The Wickenburg Literary Festival’s mission is to promote reading, writing and civil conversation by celebrating written and spoken word and its role in improving the quality of life. Historic Downtown Wickenburg features the newly renovated Wickenburg Public Library, Wickenburg Community Center, Community Stage and the Desert Caballeros Western Museum.
The Town of Wickenburg is partnering with the Del Webb Center for Performing Arts, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg Chamber of Commerce, Wickenburg Unified School District, Wickenburg PTA, Library Society and Friends of the Wickenburg Public Library to host the Literary Festival.
Kathy Lynn Young-
Author and dynamic presenter for the stories, history and heritage of the Cherokee Nation. She will be offering a stirring recount of the Trail of Tears through images, stories and song. She will also have an interesting display of artifacts that were prevalent among the Cherokee Tribe during this time period.
Information coming soon...
Wickenburg PTA Book Fair
April 7th - April 9th
Wickenburg PTA has sponsored the Book Fair for 43 years in an effort to encourage reading and keep books in circulation throughout the community rather than gathering dust on crowded bookshelves. Between ten and fifteen thousand hard cover and paperback books, audio books, DVD’s, CD’s, cassettes, puzzles and games will be available for sale.
Dates: April 7th from 8am - 5pm
April 8th from 10am - 5pm
April 9th from 8am - 10am
Location: Wickenburg Community Center
Information coming soon..