Wordfest …a celebration of words written, spoken, sung

Join all your word-loving friends for Wordfest on Friday and Saturday, September 27 and 28 at a variety of fun venues in downtown Springfield, Mo.

At 7 p.m. Friday at the Veridian, 309 South St., Meet author Carol McD. Wallace, who co-authored the book, “To Marry an English Lord.” The book helped inspire the wildly popular PBS series, “Downton Abbey.” Hear Wallace, enjoy sweets, savories and refreshments at your table; and a cash bar. Tickets go on sale Sept. 9 at the Library Center, Brentwood Branch Library and Park Central Branch Library. Cost is $20 for students, $25 for non-students. Cash or check only. Questions? Call 616-0564.

Check out HOME on this blog for all the details and a complete schedule.

Then save the weekend for a great tour works by visiting authors,  singers/songwriters and poets!