Local Author Weekend

Are you a published (print or ebook) author living in Adams County?  Do you want a chance to share your writing with Adams County residents?

The Adams County Library System is pleased to open up the application process for the first Local Author Weekend to be held at the Gettysburg Library (in the USS Eisenhower Room) on October 20 & 21 2012.

Authors will be selected to present their published works throughout the weekend.

  • Authors are invited to participate on both dates.
  • Each author will be provided with a shared table with another author.
  • Authors will be given up to 10 minutes to booktalk their works on both dates.
  • Authors will also be in charge of selling their own books, if they so choose.
  • Authors are responsible for transportation, display, set-up and tear-down of book display.

Applications are available at all Adams County Library System locations.

Deadline to return applications is September 10th.

Selected authors will be notified before the event.