The City of Carlsbad is hosting Searching for Stellaluna, a special event featuring the picture book Stellaluna and local author Janell Cannon, on Aug. 18 at the Carlsbad City Library complex, located at 1775 Dove Lane. Admission is free.
At a Glance
Searching for Stellaluna is being held in partnership with Janell Cannon: Stellaluna, an exhibition celebrating the 25th anniversary of Stellaluna, on display at the William D. Cannon Art Gallery through Aug. 19.
Below is the event schedule:
Book reading with harpist Charissa Barger: 1:30 to 2 p.m., Cannon Art Gallery
Book signing and slide presentation with Ms. Cannon: 2 to 3 p.m., Gowland Meeting Room
Book reading with harpist Charissa Barger: 3 to 3:30 p.m., Cannon Art Gallery
Stellaluna is Carlsbad author and illustrator Ms. Cannon’s story of a lost young fruit bat.
The exhibit currently underway at Cannon Art Gallery presents all of Ms. Cannon’s original artwork created for the book.
Attendees are invited to visit Ms. Cannon working on a new painting in the Cannon Art Gallery on Fridays from 1 to 3 p.m.
William D. Cannon Art Gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.
Even More Information
The book signing is sponsored by the Carlsbad Friends of the Library. The William D. Cannon Art Gallery is a program of City of Carlsbad’s Library & Cultural Arts. For more information about the gallery, contact Karen McGuire at 760-602-2022 or email@example.com.