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Schedule

I must limit author visits when on deadline so please book early if you're interested in a program for your school, library, or group for the 2021-2022 school year. 



Event Schedule
Please note, the following events may be cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns. 
Kindergarteners love books!

2021 Schedule

January 26-27: Cliffside Park Elementary School No. 3 online, Cliffside Park, NJ
January 27: Avon Grove Charter School online, West Grove, PA
February 3: World Read Aloud Day , online (VA, PA, NJ, MA, KS, NY, IN...)
February 16: Writers Chat, online
February 27: Interview with author Cindy Wilson
March 2: Grace N. Rogers Elementary School, online, Hightstown, NJ
March 13: Book discussion, online 
March 19: Home Education Exchange online, Shoreline, WA 
March 30: Avon Grove Charter School, online, West Grove, PA
April 15: Book discussion hosted by the Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum, Pepin WI, online
April 22-24: Texas Library Association, online
May 25: US Book Show, online
June 26: ALA Conference, online
July 10: Oxford Library, Oxford, PA 
July 15: nErD Camp PA, online 
July 15: SLJ Picture Book Palooza, online
July 18-23: MCWC, Montrose, PA
July 31: Brandywine Ace Pet & Farm, West Chester, PA 
August 3: Storytime Under the Big Tree, Woodside Creamery, Newark, DE
August 5-7: Flourish Writers, online
August 12: Bethany Beach Books, Bethany Beach, DE 
August 26: Storytime at Rooted, Lincoln University, PA
September 18: Oxford Feed and Lumber, Oxford, PA
September 20: Skip the Slush, SCBWI EPA, online
October 2: Collingswood Book Festival, Collingswood, NJ
October 9: Brandywine Zoo, Wilmington, DE (rain date October 10)
October 17: Moravian Book Shop, Bethlehem, PA 
October 23: Pups and Pumpkins, Oxford Farmers Market, Oxford, PA
November 27: Brandywine Ace Pet & Farm, West Chester, PA 
December 11: Barnes and Noble, Wilmington, DE 

2022 Schedule

January 20: South Jersey Writers' Group, online
January 31: Rotary Club, Newark, DE
February 10: KSLA Reading Council of Somerset County, PA, online
March 5: Kennett Library, Kennett Square, PA 
March 25-29: Inspire Conference at Mount Herman, Felton, CA 

Please contact me to discuss your group’s specific needs.

What do others think? Read testimonials from librarians, teachers, and booksellers! 

2020 Schedule

March 2: East Coventry Elementary, Pottstown, PA
March 13-15: SCBWI MD/DE/WV, Linthicum Heights, MD
April 3: East Bradford Elementary, West Chester, PA
April 30: SCBWI Webinar: Break into the Work-for-Hire World: How to Meet the Needs of the Educational Market, online
May 1: PSLA Conference, Hershey, PA
June 13: Chesapeake Children's Book Festival, Online event
July 12-17: Montrose Christian Writers Conference, Montrose, PA
August 18: Zoom Book Chat with kidlit author Tina Cho, click to view, online
August 28-29: Inspire Writers' Summer Symposium, online
September 12: Hockessin Book Shelf, online 
October 3: Collingswood Book Festival, free to view, online
October 8: HACWN Writing Workshop, online
October: Flourish Writers Conference, online, free registration
October 15: School of Library Journal, online 5:10 pm EST, free registration
October 27: You've Got Mel, free to view, online interview
November 5-6: The Laura Ingalls Wilder Children's Literature Festival, online
November 29-December 1: 2020 KSLA Conference, Hershey, PA
December 4: Broome-Tioga BOCES author visit, online
December 4-5: NJASL, online 

2019 Schedule
January 19: Lancaster Christian Writers, Lancaster, PA
February 19: Centreville Layton School, Centreville, DE
March 12: Jordan Bank Elementary, Oxford, PA
March 16: Susquehanna Valley Writers Annual Luncheon, Mifflinburg, PA
March 28: PSLA Conference, Hershey, PA
April 7: Literary Forum, Kennett Square Resale Book Shoppe, Kennett Square, PA
May 18: Faculty Q&A Panel, Lancaster Christian Writers, Lancaster, PA
June 8: Cecil County Public Library Children's Book Festival, North East, MD
June 15: Avon Grove Library Summer Kick-Off, West Grove, PA
August 2: Tunkhannock Public Library, Tunkhannock, PA
November 9: KSLA Brandywine Valley Forge Literacy Fest, Collegeville, PA
November 12: Linville Hill Christian School, Paradise, PA
November 16: Southern Chester County Writing Conference, West Grove, PA
November 16: LancoExpo, Quarryville, PA
December 9: Oxford Homeschooling Co-Op, Oxford, PA

2018 Schedule
March 16: Bethel Springs Elementary, Garnet Valley, PA
March 26: Northeast Bradford Elementary, Rome, PA
March 26: Northeast Bradford Jr./Sr. High School, Rome, PA
April 17: Pioneer Life at the CCPL Rising Sun Branch, Rising Sun, MD
May 4: First Friday, Oxford, PA
June 9: Children's Book Festival, North East, MD
July 14: Sands of Time STEM/ART workshop at Oxford Arts Alliance, Oxford, PA
August 7: Woodside Farm Creamery, Hockessin, DE
September 12: Pioneer Life at the CCPL Perryville Branch, Perryville, MD
September 18: Video chat/live interview at Serious Writer view here.
October 15: Avon Grove Charter School ELC, Kemblesville, PA
November 1-2: ACSI Educator Professional Development, King of Prussia, PA
November 10: Sands of Time STEM/ART workshop at Oxford Arts Alliance, Oxford, PA
November 28: Fort Zeller Elementary School, Richland, PA
November 28: Jackson Elementary School, Myerstown, PA

2017 Schedule
January 8: Insects Make WHAT?! at the Hockessin Book Shelf, Hockessin, DE
January 21: The Creative Calling at BFCN, Newark DE
February 4: Beyond Little House at Oxford Library, Oxford, PA
February 18: Beyond Little House at Kutztown Community Library, Kutztown, PA
February 24: Nonfiction Notes at AGCS State Road, West Grove, PA
March 9: The Creative Calling at Willowdale Chaple, West Grove, PA
April 5: Insects Make WHAT?! at ASPIRA Academy, Newark, DE
April 29: Bingo in the Barnyard at AGCS State Road, West Grove, PA
May 9: Nonfiction Notes at AGCS Early Learning Center, Kemblesville, PA
July 14: Book Day at Avon Grove Nazarene Camp, West Grove, PA
August 12: Science Activities and Book Signing at North Star Orchard, Cochranville, PA
October 6: Science Activities and Book Signing at First Friday Event, Oxford, PA
October 16: Delaware Libraries Performers Showcase, Smyrna, DE
November 5: The Buzz on Blooms and Bees at Hockessin Book Shelf, Hockessin, DE
December: Author in Residence at AGCS State Road, West Grove, PA
December 1: Science Activities and Book Signing at First Friday Event, Oxford, PA
December 16: Book Signing at Oxford Arts Alliance, Oxford, PA

2016 Schedule
January 16: Patience Talk at Bible Fellowship Church of Newark, Newark, DE
May 24: Beyond Little House at Bethany Christian School, Oxford, PA
June 7: Nonfiction Notes at AGCS Early Learning Center, Kemblesville, PA
August 1-5: Science Camp (Elem & Middle School) at Nazarene Summer Camp, West Grove, PA
November 12: Insects Make WHAT?! at the Oxford Library, Oxford, PA

2015 Schedule
April 16: Clutter Talk at Willowdale Chapel, Jennersville, PA
June 2: Pioneer Childhood & Games at AGCS Early Learning Center, Kemblesville, PA
July 24: Pioneer Day at Nazarene Summer Camp, West Grove, PA
July 27: Science Learning Lab at Nazarene Summer Camp, West Grove, PA
July 28: Pioneer Day at Nazarene Summer Camp, West Grove, PA
August 3-7: Science & Engineering at Nazarene Summer Camp, West Grove, PA
October 8: Patience in Parenting at MOPS/MOMSnext, Kennett Square, PA