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3rd Noe Valley Authors Festival | Word Week 2017

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Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Noe Valley Ministry | 1021 Sanchez Street, SF, CA

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Word Week 2017 | Noe Valley

Word Week is Noe Valley’s annual literary festival and this is the 11th year. Words are celebrated, whether written, spoken or sung. All genres welcome. The festival has been set to happen from March 19 to 26, 2017 all across Noe Valley.

Word Week 2017
March 19 to 26, 2017
All over Noe Valley

2017 Schedule of Events:

Tale Spin: Poetry, Songs, Storytelling, and Open Mic
Sunday, March 19, 7 pm-8:30 pm
Charlie’s Corner, 24th St. at Castro St.

A Jane Austen Celebration
Monday, March 20, 7 pm-8:30 pm
Umpqua Bank, 3938 24th St.

Cleve Jones in Conversation With Wayne Goodman
Tuesday, March 21, 7 pm-8 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St.

Double Vision: Immigrant Writers on Embodying Two Cultures at Once
Wednesday, March 22, 7 pm-8 pm
Noe Valley Library, 451 Jersey St.

Summer of Love
Thursday, March 23, 7 pm-8 pm
Cliché Noe Gifts + Home, 4175 24th St.

Night of the Graphic Novelists
Friday, March 24, 6 pm-7 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St.

High Spirits: The Legacy Bars of San Francisco
Friday, March 24, 7 pm-8 pm
The Peaks Bar, 1316 Castro St.

Noe Valley Authors Festival
Saturday, March 25, 2 pm-5 pm
Noe Valley Ministry, 1021 Sanchez St.

Story Time Crawl
Sunday, March 26, 1 pm-3 pm
All along 24th Street

Saturday, March 25, 2017
Word Week 2017 | Noe Valley

The third Noe Valley Authors Festival will be held Saturday, March 24, 2017 from 2 pm to 5 pm at the Noe Valley Ministry. The festival includes an author exhibit hall and book readings throughout the afternoon.

All genres will be represented – novels, memoir, biography, nonfiction, children’s books, poetry, short-story collections, graphic novels, self-help books, illustrated books, and more.

10 of the authors will read from their work at free readings at 2:15, 3:10, and 4:15. Readers include: Erika Atkinson, Keven Bellows, Laurie Barkin, David Hathwell, Eveline Kanes, Judith Levy-Sender, Dr. Bill McBride, Marylee McNeal, Louise Nayer, and Ramon Sender.

Several exhibitors will have giveaways and treats to offer attendees, and some have activities planned for visitors to the free book exhibit. Chef Gigi Mon Ami will help you make some simple recipes at her table. Her memoir Moon on a Platter will be available, as well as some edible goodies for sale. Children’s book author Corey M.P. will supervise a kid’s coloring area near her table. She’s supplying coloring sheets and crayons.


Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: FREE
Categories: *Top Pick*, Fairs & Festivals, Kids & Families, Literature
Address: 1021 Sanchez Street, SF, CA