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On the Road! … with Little Library Originals

by Kim

We’re taking the exhibition of Little Library Originals — blank little free libraries transformed by artists — on the road!

Our first stop: the legendary Funky Ferndale Art Festival!

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We’re taking the exhibition of Little Library Originals — blank little free libraries transformed by artists — on the road!

Our first stop: the legendary Funky Ferndale Art Festival!

Come see 14 little libraries that have been made into works of art. We’ll be giving away books, Little Free Library swag and more.

We’ll also be inviting fair-go-ers to help paint blank Little Free Libraries that will be planted in the community.

Can you volunteer to help? Sign up here:

http://doodle.com/poll/ktq56ecncqr2zdkn

Even if you can’t volunteer, swing by and say hello.

Find us on 9 Mile, west of Woodward.

Friday 3-8
Saturday 10-8
Sunday 11-6

See you there!

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Kim | September 18, 2015 at 1:56 am | Categories: quest news | URL: http://wp.me/p52Uch-1t3
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Michigan Literary Network Blogtalk Radio~September 11, 2013

David Kirkland

 

Join us on the Michigan Literary Network blogtalk radio show today from 5:30pm-6:00pm as David Kirkland returns for part 2 of an interview we started in July. We continue the conversation on literacy in the African American community, particularly with our young men, as based on his book “A Search Past Silence.” Visit his blog at www.davidekirkland.wordpress.com.

A Search Past Silence

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Call for Metro Detroit Community Groups & Authors With Purpose. Would like presentations 4August Meet & Greet

Essence of Motown Literary Meet and Greet is geared to kick off our conference season in an effort to raise funds and register people for the conference.

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In August, we dedicate our usual writers discussion at Barnes and Nobles readers writers & community to come together in an effort to increase awareness for the needs in Metro Detroit.

We invite non profits, libraries and authors with purpose to come out to speak about their project and network with the local literary community. For people with events this will be your chance to commune and speak with leaders in the literary community, meet local authors and display your fliers and materials on our promotional table.

For us, we hope you come with donations for our conference. We are hoping this year to making our writing portion free through grants, but we still need location fees, lunch sponsorships, tables fees and so forth so we use the Meet and Greet as our initial fund raiser.

This year, there will be only five author slots available. Payment for these slots will consists of 5 books by the author and $20 dollars.

Schedule of Events will include:

MEETING local authors

NETWORKING with local community leaders

GIVING to help strengthen the Metro Detroit literary community

WINNING books, e-reading devices & more!

REGISTER/RSVP NOW

Participant

First 50 participants registered will receive a CD filled with quick reads! Register now!!!

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Community Leader/Author with Purpose
b4 registering, please send an email to motownwriters@yahoo.com with a presentation proposal

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Author Vendor – see below
Your book MUST be ordered thru B&N. You must arrange to have them order the book no later than Aug 1st to have them available in the store. Call (313) 577-2436. You MUST donate 5 books to MWN (for later giveaways)

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Excerpt Promo for Readers
Authors get a chance 4yr work to be seen in front of Metro Detroit Readers. Submit a pdf with the cover, bio for author, copyright statement and maximum of three chapters to motownwriters@yahoo.com

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If you would like to give other promotional material please send to:

Sylvia Hubbard

c/o Motown Writers Network

PO Box 43439

Detroit, MI 48243

REGISTER/RSVP AT: http://motownlitmeetgreet2011.eventbrite.com/
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