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Blast Off! Book Festival

The Huntsville-Madison County Public Library is excited to announce its first annual Blast Off Book Festival on Thursday, March 7 at the Madison Public Library. This one night event will feature bestselling creator of the famed Arthur series, Marc Brown. This event is sponsored by the Huntsville Library Foundation, the Madison City School District and the Madison Friends of the Library.


Every 2nd and 3rd grade student in the Madison City School system will see Marc Brown on Friday, March 8 at the Bob Jones High School Auditorium. 

Thursday, March 7, 6:00 p.m.

Madison Public Library Auditorium

UPDATE (2/18) Waiting list only! Free admission, but you will need to reserve your ticket ahead of time, as seating is limited. You may reserve tickets starting on February 8 through Eventbrite

Signed books will be available for sale at the event. Snail on the Wall is our official bookseller. More information about titles and prices will be updated here.

Join the waiting list today!

Please visit Mr. Brown's website for more information about his work.