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FREE BOOK FESTIVAL Frank Davis • 12pm-2pm

Come on down, ya’ll! Visit with Frank Davis, the notable and widely recognized New Orleans “character” whose effervescent personality and love for Louisana are contagious. “I have a lot of fun doing what I do,’’ said the resident chef and outdoors director for WWL-TV in New Orleans (CBS). “I like to express that fun to everybody else as well.’’ Don’t miss this great presentation on Louisiana fishing and cuisine! Get your favorite books signed and may even some personal tips on how to create that perfect Louisiana dish!

Louisiana Discovery Dome 10:30am-1:30pm Come explore other planets, stars, stellar objects, planetary orbits, and space distances in this mini planetarium experience. Participants will enter in small groups for a 15 minute session that will challenge their outerspace knowledge while engaging the senses.


Journey of the Drum • 10am Journey of the Drum” touches on history, geography, science and music, while addressing current social issues that influence a lack of connection within community and on the planet which sustains us. The drum is a natural vehicle for presenting this information; having been used for centuries to create community and connection. Don’t miss this great performance at 10am to kick off a great day at the Tangi Library Free Book Festival!

Carol Pierce • 10am Discover how to avoid costly pitfalls too many authors make which can even destroy your credibility. Attend Carol Pierce’s opening presentation, “Book Publishing: What Every Author Needs to Know.” Purchase an autographed copy of Wanna Self-Publish to learn even more cost-effective publishing tips. To learn more about Author Carol Pierce, visit

Join us for a FREE day of FUN for the WHOLE FAMILY

Tangi Library Free Book Festival • 10am-2pm

Hammond Library 314 E Thomas St.

Schedule of Events 10am 10am 10:30am 11am 11am 12pm

Journey of the Drum Performance Carol Peirce - Book Publishing: What Every Author Needs to Know Louisiana Art & Science Museum: Discovery Dome Author David Armond Tangi 96.5 Music & Free Give-a-ways Frank Davis Presentation

10am-2pm • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •

Free Hamburgers & Hot Dogs Rotolo’s Pizza Samples and Info Louisiana Discovery Center Craft Zone Piper The Pelican Mascot Author & Illustrator Michael Verrett Ali the Library Mascot Free Book Give-a-ways Blood Donation with Life Share Blood Pressure & Gluclose Tests by Thriftown Pharmacy Child ID Kits by New York Life Insurance Wii Gaming Pet Adoption TPL Geneaolgy booth African American Geneaolgy booth with Antoniette Harrell Multi-practice clinic - video game bike Independence Eye Clinic Booth Sherriff’s Office Child Safety Booth Author Norman R. Smith Author Brandon Hebert


all and open to the public.

Thank You to ALL 2011 Tangi Library Free Book Festival participants!

Authors Frank Davis Carol Pierce David Armond Michael Verrett Norman Smith Brandon Hebert Entertainment & Information Louisiana Discovery Dome Journey of the Drum Hammond Garden Club Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center Life Share Thrift Town Pharmacy Tangipahoa Parish Sherriff New York Life Insurance Multi-Practice Clinic Independence Eye Clinic Genealogy

Tangipahoa Parish Library Book Fair  
Tangipahoa Parish Library Book Fair  

Tangipahoa Parish Library Book Fair