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Gaithersburg Book Festival on May 18

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Gaithersburg Book Festival on May 18

The Gaithersburg Book Festival celebrates its 15th year of reading, writing and literary conversation on Saturday, May 18 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm. The free literary event features more than 130 best-selling and award-winning authors and poets, workshops led by area professionals and some of today’s top authors and illustrators, presentations by renowned children's and young adult authors, family activities, and more.
Save yourself the hassle by planning ahead to take the FREE and accessible shuttle to and from the festival from the Montgomery County Fairgrounds and Shady Grove Metro Station. Shuttles run continuously from 9:15 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. Limited parking is available at City Hall and the Olde Towne Parking Garage. Review parking options here.
Follow on Twitter and Facebook @GburgBookFest and watch C-SPAN Book TV, broadcasting live. 

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This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.

This is a rain or shine event. Be prepared for a rainy day.


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Roy Kelley, Retired, Former Associate Broker, RE/MAX Realty Group

Gaithersburg, Maryland  

Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400
The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803 - Plainview, NY
Long Island Condo and Home Specialists

Roy, Looks like another Gaithersburg Book Festival is scheduled for today. There are always some unique finds at these events! 

May 18, 2024 04:49 AM
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

We have a rainy day in Gaithersburg for the Book Festival.

May 18, 2024 06:24 AM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

As you know, Roy... I love me a good book festival. Are you and Dolores planning to make an appearance?

May 18, 2024 07:18 AM
Brian England
Ambrose Realty Management LLC - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

I know how much you love books, so I am sure that you enjoy events like this in your area.  Did you see that TJ Newman has a new book coming out in August?

May 18, 2024 07:24 AM
Roy Kelley

Brian England 

Thanks for the alert. We will get the book: Worst Case Scenario

May 18, 2024 08:05 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

The Gaithersburg Book Festival sounds like a great event for the community.

May 18, 2024 02:53 PM
Patricia Feager, ABR,CRS,GRI,MRP
Selling Homes Changing Lives

Roy Kelley - Did you and Dolores make it to the Book Fest? You're both avid readers and there is always just one more book to buy and another one to read!

May 19, 2024 06:59 AM
Leanne Smith
Dirt Road Real Estate - Golden Valley, AZ
The Grit and Gratitude Agent

Book fairs are always a great place to browse and buy.

May 22, 2024 06:44 AM