The Sixth Annual Albany Children's Book Festival, a unique community festival to feature children's and young adult authors & illustrators, will welcome more than 50 children's authors and illustrators on Saturday, November 1st, 2014.
The Festival is a community event free and open to the public. Hosted by The Albany Academies, it will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00pm at 140 Academy Road in Albany.
The Albany Children's Book Festival is one of the premier literary events in the Capital Region. Its mission is to nurture literacy in school-aged children and its vision is to help provide children, in every community, access to books to explore, learn from, and to stimulate their imaginations.
There will be over 50 published authors and illustrators showcasing their work along with book signings, book sales from independently-owned Northshire Books, interactive activities for kids, exhibitors, and workshops for teachers, librarians and adults. Refreshments will be offered. This is the perfect way to start your holiday shopping!
For a complete list of authors and details of the Festival, please visit our website. Books, provided by Northshire Books, may be purchased for signing during the festival.