Signature Event

New York Times and internationally best-selling author, Sarah Penner will be our guest at the 2023 Adams County Library Signature Event fundraiser!

Sarah Penner is the bestselling author of The Lost Apothecary which will be translated into forty languages worldwide and is set to be turned into a drama series by Fox. With crackling suspense, unforgettable characters and searing insight, The Lost Apothecary is a subversive and intoxicating debut novel of secrets, vengeance and the remarkable ways women can save each other despite the barrier of time. She will be discussing her latest book, The London Séance Society, a spellbinding gothic whodunit introducing two enigmatic women who set out to solve a most unusual mystery.

The Signature Event is the Adams County Library's largest fundraiser of the year and includes a silent auction.  

A limited number of VIP tickets are available which include a private champagne reception with Sarah Penner, an autographed copy of her latest book and priority seating at the keynote. VIP reception begins at 6pm. 

General admission tickets include a keynote by Sarah Penner, a catered reception and a book signing opportunity. General admission begins at 6:30pm.



The silent auction pre-sale is now open!

The silent auction is part of the 2023 Signature Event. This year, author Sarah Penner will be joining us for this special fundraiser. Tickets are still available and can be purchased below. More exciting items will be available only to attendees during the event.

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We are currently seeking sponsors and businesses who would like to advertise in the printed program that is distributed. We also need donations for our silent auction.  All of these are great opportunities to showcase your business to a large audience. Our Signature Event is the ACLS's most important fundraiser of the year. As a non-profit, we rely on community support through donations and sponsorships. 

Sponsoring this event is a great way to be included in all advertising for the event, as well as placement in the printed program distributed at the event, as well as signage prominently displayed in the Library the night of the event. Silent auction donations can be items of any value. Some examples include: gift cards, gift baskets, admission tickets, arts & crafts, seasonal items, etc. This is a great way to get customers into your business while supporting the Library. Please choose your selection below. 


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