Welcome to the 7th Annual Traverse City Children's Book Festival

10 a.m.- Doors Open

10:15 a.m.- Welcome Message and Storytelling Performance by Jenifer Strauss (kids participation welcomed!)

11:30 a.m.- Kitty Donohoe performs songs from her book Henny and Benny Bunyan and the Maple Syrup Adventure

12:15 p.m.- Jenifer Strauss delights with another interactive Storytelling Performance

1:15 p.m.- Brianne Farley will be talking about the steps it took to go from being a kid who loved to draw and write to being a full-time picture book author and illustrator. You'll see some of the work she made as a kid and learn how she got the idea and made the illustrations for her newest picture book, Secret Tree Fort.