Book fair, art sale to be held at libraryBook fair, art sale to be held at library
on Dec 06, 2021
The Maryville Public Library, 509 North Main Street, will host a book fair featuring seven area authors, Usborne Children’s Book Fair, and two award-winning sculptors from 1 to 3 pm, Saturday, December 11.
Authors are from St. Joseph, Savannah, Grant City, Cosby, and Maryville. They will offer a selection of titles for all ages, including young adult fiction, children’s cookbooks, adult gardening, and a devotional.
Usborne Books will have a large selection of new children’s books for sale. Usborne is a well-known publisher of quality-bound books for children and youth.
One-of-a-kind wood-turned bowls and utensils crafted by Maryville award-winning artist Ken Nelson will be for sale with proceeds benefiting the library’s operating fund. Northwest Missouri State University fine arts professor and ceramics artist Veronica Watkins will also have a selection of unique items for sale.