BOOKS TAKE YOU HIGHER GALA
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2016 | 6-10 p.m.
Elks Lodge - 14424 North 32nd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85032 - View Map
Join local authors and book lovers of all stripes to celebrate Indie Author Day 2016 - AND the milestone of 1,000 members for the Phoenix Publishing & Book Promotion Meetup! This event is every bibliophile's dream: books, food (catered by Pita Jungle), books, goody bags, books, book-related grab bags, books, a spelling bee for the smarty pants in the house, books, a literary trivia contest for the real readers, books, a "guess how many pages" contest for the math wizards, books, a book-themed silent auction, books, vendor booths (with books!), books, ca$h bar, books, caricature artist, books, live music from comedy quartet Lilac Crazy and solo guitarist Mickey Clement, books, and an optional costume contest with prizes!
ADMISSION: $5 for members of Phoenix Publishing & Book Promotion; $10 for the general public.
FOOD will be catered by Pita Jungle.
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT by comedy quartet Lilac Crazy and guitar soloist Mickey Clement.
GOODY BAGS for the first 100 attendees.
A portion of event proceeds will be donated to Read Better Be Better, a Phoenix-area nonprofit organization that focuses on literacy for 2nd and 3rd graders.
TENTATIVE EVENT SCHEDULE
6:00 p.m. Doors open
6:15 p.m. WELCOME/Announcements
6:20 p.m. Lilac Crazy Quartet performs
6:50 p.m. Literary trivia contest
7:50 p.m. Spelling Bee
8:30 p.m. Costume Contest Winner Chosen
9:30 p.m. Silent Auction/Guess How Many Pages
10:00 p.m. Wrap up/THANK YOU