Festivals! Writing! Learning!

Mission:  The WSRA Authors Festival Committee’s purpose is to partner with local reading councils in organizing authors festivals to promote reading and writing enrichment opportunities for Wisconsin students and build partnerships with local reading councils.

Authors Festival News

2017 - 2018 WSRA and Council Sponsored Authors Festivals and Workshops

Details Added As They Come In - Stop Back to See What's New

Host Reading Council Location of the Event Date of the Event  Registration information

Ashland Bayfield Counties Literacy Council
Featuring, author Katie McKy

 Ashland Primary School, Ashland, WI  Monday, October 23, 2017  
Central WI Reading Council  Portage County Public Library Saturday, April 7, 2018  
Headwaters Reading Council  Tomahawk Elementary School Saturday, April 21, 2018  

Hidden Valley Reading Council

Hidden Valley’s Young Authors Workshop
Platteville High School, Platteville WI
Saturday April 28, 2018

Lake Superior Literacy Council


Midwest WI Reading Council

 University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Saturday, April 21, 2018


Northwest Reading Council
Young Authors Workshop for Grades 2 - 6
Featuring Author, Aimee Bissonette

Tainter Elementary School
2201 Carrie Avenue, Rice Lake, WI 54868
Saturday, April 28, 2018
8:00 AM to Noon
online registration
click here

Rock River Reading Council


WSRA Authors Festivals are identified on Twitter as @WSRAwrite
You can find information by using the category #WSRAfestivals.
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2016 - 2017 WSRA Sponsored Authors Festivals 

  • Ashland Bayfield Counties Literacy Council Young Writers Workshop
  • Central Wisconsin Reading Council Authors Festival
  • Fox Valley Reading Council Young Authors' Workshop
  • Headwaters Reading Council Young Authors 
  • Hidden Valley Reading Council Young Authors Conference
  • Lake Superior Literacy Council Young Authors Festival
  • Midwest Wisconsin Reading Council Authors Festival
  • Northwest Wisconsin Reading Council Young Authors Conference
  • Rock River Reading Council Young Authors Workshop 

 Non-WSRA Sponsored Authors Festival