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Events and Appearances - 2006


Cinda in front of the big audience in Perrysburg
Cinda signing a book for a young girl Way Library, Perrysburg, Ohio
Magic on the Page: Writing and Publishing Young Adult Fantasy

Friday, November 10, 2006, 7:30 pm.

Way Public Library
101 E. Indiana Ave.
Perrysburg, OH 43551
419-874-3135 ext 107


Cinda at her booth at the Buckeye Book Fair Cinda with fans at the Buckeye Book Fair

We had a wonderful turnout at the Buckeye Book Fair in Wooster, Ohio. Many thanks to the organizers at the Wooster Book Company.

Buckeye Book Fair
Book signing and sale
Saturday, November 4, 2006
Fisher Auditorium OARDC Campus
The Ohio State University
Wooster, Ohio

Cinda with part of the audience at the Eastlake Public Library

Eastlake Public Library
Writing and Publishing Young Adult Fantasy

Thursday, October 26, 2006, 7 p.m.

36706 Lake Shore Blvd.
Eastlake, Ohio 44095
(440)942-7880


Westlake Porter Library - West Side Writers
Elements of Fantasy Writing for Adults and Teens

October 21, 2006, 10:30 a.m.

27333 Center Ridge Rd.
Westlake, Ohio 44145
(440) 871-2600


Cinda with a large audience at the Youngstown Main Library
Cinda modeling a T-shirt that says "I Love My Library"

Youngstown & Mahoning County Public Library
Magic on the Page: Elements of Young Adult Fantasy
Thursday, October 19, 2006

10 a.m. – Main Library Branch
305 Wick Avenue
Youngtown, OH 44503
1 p.m.- Poland Branch Library
311 S.Main St.
Poland, OH 44514
330-744-8636

See more photos of this event at the XTreme Events web site of the Youngstown & Mahoning County Public Library:

http://www.teenxtremeonline.org/scrapbookchima.htm


Cinda and students at Mayfield High School Mayfield High School
Class presentation
Wednesday, October 11, 2006

Ohioana Book Fair
Book signing and sale
Barnes and Noble Bookstore, Montrose, Ohio
To benefit the Ohioana Library, Columbus
Saturday, October 14, 2006, 1 to 2:30 p.m.



The Great Lakes Booksellers Association Trade Show 2006

Book signing
Hyatt Regency Hotel
Dearborn, MI
Friday, October 6, 2006
Author of the month, Cinda Williams Chima at the Chesapeake Library Cinda with the audience at the Chesapeake Library presentation
Cinda speaking to a grou of students at Fairland Middle School

Briggs Lawrence County Public Library Chesapeake Branch
Fairland Middle School, Proctorville, OH

Worldbuilding: Writing and Publishing Young Adult Fantasy
September 27, 2006, 6 p.m.

11054 County Road 1
Chesapeake, OH 45619
740-867-3390


photo of Cinda speaking at the SCBWI conference Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Annual Conference
September 8-9, 2006

Cleveland, Ohio
http://www.nohscbwi.org


Skyline Writers Writers’ Conference and Retreat
The Novel: From Concept to Publication
Saturday, August 26, 2006

Hines Hill Conference Center
Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Call (216) 479-8611 or http://www.skylinewriters.com


Cinda with the audience at the Northwest Library Northwest Library, Worthington, Ohio
Magic on the Page: Writing and Publishing Young Adult Fantasy
July 31, 2006, 3-5 p.m.

2280 Hard Rd.
Columbus, OH 43235
(614)807-2656

Cinda with her video presentation Cinda speaking to her audience at the library
Part of the audience at the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Library for my presentation on Writing and Publishing Young Adult Fantasy.

Cleveland Heights-University Heights Library
Worldbuilding: Writing and Publishing YA Fantasy
Thursday, June 22, 2006, 7 p.m.

Coventry Village Branch
1925 Coventry Road,
Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118-2001
(216)321-3400


Parma-Snow Branch, Cuyahoga County Library
Worldbuilding: Elements of Young Adult Fantasy
June 13, 2006, 2:00 p.m.

2121 Snow Road
Parma, Ohio, 44134
Between State & Broadview


West Park Branch, Cleveland Public Library
Magic on the Page: Elements of Young Adult Fantasy
Saturday, June 10, 2 p.m.

3805 West 157th Street
Cleveland, OH 44111
Phone (216) 623-7102


Rockport Branch, Cleveland Public Library
Magic on the Page: Publishing Fantasy Fiction
May 15, 2006, 3 p.m

4421 West 140th Street
Cleveland, OH 4413
Phone (26) 623-7053


Photo of Cinda in front of Mindfair Books

Here I am in front of Mindfair Books in Oberlin, Ohio. Oberlin was the model for Trinity in the Warrior Heir.

Cinda and friends at the Oberlin signing

My friends from the Cleveland West Weaving Guild stopped in after their meeting.

Mindfair Books, Reading, Commentary, and Signing
Saturday, May 13, 2006, 1-3 p.m.

13 West College St.
Oberlin, Oh. 44074
440-774-6463


Cinda speaking to a group at the Solon library

Solon Branch, Cuyahoga County Public Library
Saturday, May 6, 2006, 2:00 p.m.

34125 Portz Parkway
Solon, OH
Off Rt. 91.

I had a good turn out at the Solon Library for my talk entitled "Writing and Publishing Young Adult Fantasy"

Photo of Cinda at the Southern Kentucky Book Fair

Southern Kentucky Bookfest
April 7 & 8, 2006

Sloan Convention Center
Bowling Green, Ky.
http://www.sokybookfest.org

Thank you to all the fantasy fans both young and seasoned who stopped by at my first bookfest!

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