2009-09-10 / Community News

4th Annual Texas Word Wrangler Festival

The Giddings Area Chamber is pleased to present the 4th Annual Texas Word Wrangler Festival on September 11th at the Giddings Public Library and Cultural Center. We have twenty-nine Authors joining us for the day to read from their books and discuss where they get their inspiration for the stories they write. They will be selling and signing their books also. There will be a Fundraising Gala on Thursday night, September 10th to "Meet the Authors" which will also be held at the Giddings Public Library. Call the Giddings Public Library to purchase your ticket.

Authors will showcase their books throughout the day and will be available to read from their book(s) and field questions. There will be Hometown Hero and Author luncheon from 11 am to 1 pm.

Events and Activities during the two days of the event:

* "Meet the Author" Gala Event- Thursday, September 10, 2009 (tickets available at Library)

* Hometown Hero and Author Luncheon Sponsored by Bluebonnet Electric Coop

* Door Prizes

* 29 Authors in one place at one time

* "Wheel of Fortune" Game

Texas Authors attending the event:

Gina Batie, Thomas Blacklock, Frank Carden, LD Clark, Robert Costelloe, R. Wayne Edwards, Debra Frontiera, Ray Grasshoff, Joyce Gustafson, Lila Guzman, Theresa M. Haak, Joan Hall, Doug Hiser, R. David Hollingsworth, Bob Lawrence, Larry Locha, Jo Ann Martin, Alan Rein, Tweed Scott, Charlotte Siegmund, Bob Spode, Jane Thielemann-Downs Larry Turner, Kathy Whitehead, Dee Wilbur, Toni Womack, Charles Yates, Nelson Zoch, and Mary Sue Zoch.

For more information call the Library at 979-542-2716 or the Chamber at 979-542-3455.

Return to top

Digital Edition

2009-09-10 digital edition

Today's Special Links