Diversity Is a Beautiful Color
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Poetry reading in multiple languages on September 16, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM, at Millenium Plaza, 21 S. Stolp Ave, Aurora.  Ray Ziemer will read some poetry in Russian.

Naperville Public Library, 2035 S. Naper Blvd, Naperville, IL 60565
Have a book you’d like to promote? Naperville Public Library is establishing a Local Authors section. Contact Shoshana Frank at the above address. She can send you an intake form for your book, or the form is available at:

Chicago Writers Association
Submissions are open through August 1 for the 2017 Book of the Year Awards from the Chicago Writers Association, including for both fiction and nonfiction. Submissions are welcome from any Chicago-area authors. Further details are on their website.

Plainfield Public Library
Indie Author Day is October 14, 2017–a national event in which libraries all over the country host programs to support their local writing community. See info at the link above to participate in a variety of ways.