Festivals! Writing! Learning!

Mission:  The WSRA Authors Festival Committee’s purpose is to partner with local reading councils in organizing authors festivals to promote reading and writing enrichment opportunities for Wisconsin students and build partnerships with local reading councils.

Authors Festival News

2017 - 2018 WSRA and Council Sponsored Authors Festivals and Workshops

Details Added As They Come In - Stop Back to See What's New

Host Reading Council Location of the Event Date of the Event  Registration information

Ashland Bayfield Counties Literacy Council
Young Writers Workshop
Featuring author: Rick Chrustowski  

Lake Superior Intermediate School
3-5 Library
1101 Binsfield Road
Ashland, Wisconsin

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

5:30 to 6:30 PM

Free 
More information
Central WI Reading Council
Authors Festival
 Portage County Public Library, Stevens Point Saturday, April 7, 2018  
Headwaters Reading Council  Tomahawk Elementary School Saturday, April 21, 2018  

Hidden Valley Reading Council
Young Authors Workshop
Featuring authors: Pat Zietlow Miller, Kim Hendricks, Jennifer Gipp

Platteville High School, Platteville WI Saturday April 28, 2018

Lake Superior Literacy Council
Young Authors Festival
Featuring Author: Margi Preus

 TBA
 Saturday, April 21, 2018  More info coming soon. 

Midwest WI Reading Council
Featured Author: Uma Krishnaswami

 University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Saturday, April 21, 2018

 

Northwest Reading Council
Young Authors Workshop
Grades 2 - 6
Featuring Author: Aimee Bissonette

Tainter Elementary School
2201 Carrie Avenue, Rice Lake, WI 54868
Saturday, April 28, 2018
8:00 AM to Noon
Online registration
click here

Rock River Reading Council
Young Authors Workshop
Grades K-8
Featuring Authors: Frances Milburn and Lori Degman, and Janice Detrie

Click here for the flyer.

Waupun High School 
801 E. Lincoln Street, Waupun, WI 53963
Saturday, April 21, 2018 Online registration  coming soon

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You can find information by using the category #WSRAfestivals.
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2016 - 2017 WSRA Sponsored Authors Festivals 

  • Ashland Bayfield Counties Literacy Council Young Writers Workshop
  • Central Wisconsin Reading Council Authors Festival
  • Fox Valley Reading Council Young Authors' Workshop
  • Headwaters Reading Council Young Authors 
  • Hidden Valley Reading Council Young Authors Conference
  • Lake Superior Literacy Council Young Authors Festival
  • Midwest Wisconsin Reading Council Authors Festival
  • Northwest Wisconsin Reading Council Young Authors Conference
  • Rock River Reading Council Young Authors Workshop 

 Non-WSRA Sponsored Authors Festival