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Fairy Fun Day
June 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT
Dust off your wings and ready your fairy wands as Fairy Fun Day returns to Downtown Bangor on Saturday, June 15. The fun starts at 10am with a fairy tea party in Norumbega Parkway! Join fairy expert (and author) Liza Gardner Walsh and fairy illustrator extraordinaire Hazel Mitchell at 10:30am for a very special storytime and book signing featuring their wonderful fairy picture books. There will also be a fairy house workshop and wand making! Plus, we hope you’ll join our fairy parade through Norumbega Parkway at Noon. Start getting those summer fairy outfits ready!
More events and activities to be announced.
About Liza Gardner Walsh Books:
Liza Gardner Walsh has worked as a children’s librarian, pre-school teacher, high-school English teacher, writing tutor, museum educator, and she holds an MFA in writing from Vermont College. She lives with her family in Maine. http://www.lizagardnerwalsh.com
About Hazel Mitchell:
Award-winning illustrator of more than a dozen books, Hazel Mitchell grew up in England, where she attended art college and served in the Royal Navy before moving to the states in 2000. She now calls Maine home. http://www.hazelmitchell.com
ABOUT THE BRIAR PATCH:
For over 30 years, The Briar Patch has inspired and delighted generations of readers of all ages in Bangor, Maine. Specializing in children’s books and creative playthings from birth through high school, the shop also carries grownup books including fiction, cookbooks, titles on parenting, resources for teachers and more. Games, crafts, puzzles, toys and a wide selection of Playmobil fill the store with something for everyone. We also host regular book signings, storytimes and other events. Drop in soon and say hello, check out our selection and help our next 30 years be even better than the last.