Author's Row 
On the Grounds of the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St WOonsocket RI
October 7 & 8 from 10am-6pm and October 9 from 10am-4pm

Over 30 of your favorite Rhode Island authors from ARIA, the Asscoiation of RI Authors, will be set up with an Author's Row for a meet and greet, book sale and author signing on the grounds of the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton Street Woonsocket during Autumnfest Weekend on October 7, 8 and 9. On Saturday, October 7th and Sunday, October 8th, Author's Row hours are 10am to 6pm and on Monday, October 9th from 10am to 4pm. Come and meet your favorite local writers of various genres. For more information, please contact Wayne Barber at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please visit Autumnfest.org for Autumnfest activities and parade schedule.

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Submitted by Margaret McNulty, Woonsocket Harris Library, 401-769-9044

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