Past Author Visits

2016 Appearances and Author Visits

Date Name Location
Jan 7 KC Heffernan Elementary Marcellus, NY
Jan 8 Palmer Elementary Baldwinsville, NY
Jan 11-12 Selinsgrove Area Intermediate School Selinsgrove, PA
Jan 26 Latham Ridge Elementary Latham, NY
Feb 26 Green Meadow Elementary Castleton, NY
March 1 RC Parker School Wynantskill, NY
March 4 Jefferson Elementary Schenectady, NY
March 7 Genesee Street Elementary Auburn, NY
March 8 Seward Elementary Auburn, NY
March 9 Casey Park Elementary Auburn, NY
March 10 Herman Avenue Elementary Auburn, NY
March 11 Owasco Elementary Auburn, NY
March 16 Wynantskill Union Free School Troy, NY
March 18 Renssalaer Park Elementary Troy, NY
April 1 Charlton Heights Elementary Ballston Lake, NY
April 16 Guilderland Public Library Guilderland, NY
May 2 Enders Road Elementary Manlius, NY
May 3 Mott Road Elementary Fayetteville, NY
May 9 Desmares Elementary Flemington, NJ
May 10 Oak Street School Basking Ridge, NJ
May 11 Barley Sheaf Elementary Flemington, NJ
May 16 Frederick Carder Elementary Corning, NY
May 17 Severn Elementary Corning, NY
May 18 Calvin U. Smith Elementary Painted Post, NY
May 19 Erwin Valley Elementary Painted Post, NY
May 24 Winfield Street Elementary Corning, NY
May 25 VEW Primary Bath, NY
May 26 Hugh Gregg Elementary Corning, NY
May 27 Homer Elementary Homer, NY
June 4 Cape Vincent Book Festival Cape Vincent, NY
June 8 A. A. Cole Elementary Constantia, NY
June 9 Hastings-Mallory Elementary Central Square, NY

2015 Appearances and Author Visits

Date Name Location
Oct 9-11 Southern Festival of Books (more info) Nashville, TN
Oct 16 Tesago Elementary Clifton Park, NY
Oct 20 Skano Elementary Clifton Park, NY
Oct 30 North Broad Street Elementary Oneida, NY
Nov 7 Rochester Children’s Book Festival (more info) Rochester, NY
Nov 20 Glen-Worden Elementary Glenville, NY
Dec 14-16 Hans Herr Elementary Lampeter, PA
Jan 5 Marilla Primary Marilla, NY
Jan 6 Cayuga Heights Elementary Depew, NY
Jan 12 Pulaski Academy Little Rock, AR
Jan 13 Episcopal Collegiate Lower School Little Rock, AR
Jan 14 Roberts Elementary Little Rock, AR
Feb 6 Craig Elementary Niskayuna, NY
Feb 13 Scott M Ellis Elementary Greenville, NY
Mar 9 Jefferson Road Elementary Pittsford, NY
Mar 10 Allen Creek Elementary Rochester, NY
Mar 11 Mendon Center Elementary Pittsford, NY
Mar 12 Park Road Elementary Pittsford, NY
Mar 13 Thornell Road Elementary Pittsford, NY
Mar 20 Livingston Manor School Livingston Manor, NY
Mar 27 Richfield Springs Elementary Richfield Springs, NY
May 13 Frank Knight Elementary Seneca Falls, NY
May 14 Scribner Road Elementary Penfield, NY
May 18 Neil Armstrong Elementary Rochester, NY
May 19 Winslow Elementary Henrietta, NY
May 20 AJ Smith and Cayuga Elementaries Oswego, NY
May 26 Conover Road Primary Colts Neck, NJ
May 27 Thiells Elementry Thiells, NY
May 28 West Haverstraw Elementry West Haverstraw, NY
June 3 Freemont Elementary E Syracuse, NY
June 5 North Main Elementary Monroe, NY
June 9 Boght Hills Elementary Cohoes, NY

2014 Appearances and Author Visits

Date Name Location
Jan 13-17 San Antonio area schools San Antonio, TX
Jan 31 Wynantskill Union Free School Troy, NY
Feb 28 South Side School Bristol, CT
Mar 7 Harrison Avenue Elementary S Glens Falls, NY
Mar 11 NYS Reading Association presentation Latham, NY
Mar 12 Byrd Elementary Glen Rock, NJ
Mar 13 J Akerman Coles Elementary Scotch Plains, NJ
Mar 14 Mary A. Hubbard Elementary Ramsey, NJ
Mar 28 Elsmere Elementary Delmar, NY
May 12-15 Malone Elementaries Malone, NY
May 19 Webster Plank North Elementary Webster, NY
May 20 Klem Road South Webster, NY
May 21 LeRoy Wolcott Elementary LeRoy, NY
May 22 Avon Primary Avon, NY
May 28 Cohen Elementary Elmira, NY
June 3 Byron-Bergen Elementary Bergen, NY
June 4 Palmyra-Macedon Intermediate Macedon, NY
June 5 North Bay Elementary North Bay, NY
June 6 Sherman Elementary Watertown, NY
June 7 Cape Vincent Book Festival Chaumont, NY
Oct 18 Wallingford Library presentation Wallingford, CT
Nov 5 Berkshire Reading Council presentation Pittsfield, MA
Nov 15 Rochester Children’s Book Festival (more info) Rochester, NY
Dec 5 Rosendale Elementary Niskayuna, NY

2013 Appearances and Author Visits

Date Name Location
Jan 7-18 San Antonio area schools San Antonio, TX
Jan 25 Geyser Road Elementary Saratoga Springs, NY
Feb 12&15 Arongen Elementary Clifton Park, NY
Feb 15 Chango Elementary evening presentation Ballston Lake, NY
Feb 26 Genet Elementary East Greenbush, NY
March 1 Miller Hill Sand Lake Elementary(day visit and evening presentation) Averill Park, NY
March 5 RC Parker School Wynantskill, NY
March 5 Clifton Park-Half Moon library at 6:30 pm (more info) Clifton Park, NY
March 7 R. C. Parker School Wynantskill, NY
March 8 Coxsackie Elementary Coxsackie, NY
March 9 Giffen Elementary Clifton Park, NY
March 11 Albany City Area Reading Council Conference Albany, NY
March 13 Penn Yan Elementary Penn Yan, NY
March 14 Barclay Elementary Brockport, NY
March 15 Ginther Elementary Brockport, NY
March 20 Rensselaer Park Elementary Troy, NY
March 26 Karigon Elementary Clifton Park, NY
May 3 Roessleville Elementary Albany, NY
May 6 Sacandaga Elementary Scotia, NY
May 8 Susan O’Dell Taylor School Troy, NY
May 9 Glenmont Elementary Glenmont, NY
May 13 Lyme Central School Chaumont, NY
May 14 Banford Elementary School Canton, NY
May 15 Lawrence Ave Elementary Potsdam, NY
May 16 Lake Placid Elementary Lake Placid, NY
May 20 Diven Elementary Elmira, NY
May 21 Fassett Elementary Elmira, NY
May 22 Beecher Elementary Elmira, NY
May 23 Hendy Elementary Elmira, NY
May 28 Wallingford Elementary Wallingford, PA
May 29 Big Flats and Gardner Elementary Horseheads, NY
May 30 Little Red School House Rensselear, NY
June 1 Cape Vincent Book Festival Cape Vincent, NY
June 4-5 Mechanicville Elementary Mechanicville, NY
June 12 Red Mill Elementary Averill Park, NY
Oct 5 Chappaqua Children’s Book Festival (more info) Chappaqua, NY
Oct 15 Bell Top Elementary Troy, NY
Oct 30 John D. George Elementary Verona, NY
Nov 16 Rochester Children’s Book Festival (more info) Rochester, NY
Dec 9-17 Kennewick, WA area schools Kennewick. WA

2012 Appearances and Author Visits

Date Name Location
Jan 3 Wayland Elementary Wayland, NY
Jan 4 Letchworth Elementary Gainesville, NY
Jan 5 Cohocton Elementary Cohocton, NY
Jan 6 John Kennedy School Batavia, NY
Jan 11-13 Indian River Central School District Antwerp, NY
Jan 23 New Scotland Elementary (all day plus 6:30 pm evening presentation) Albany, NY
Feb 3 Radez Elementary Richmondville, NY
Feb 9 Calvin U Smith Elementary (all day plus evening presentation) Painted Post, NY
Feb 10 Frederick Carder Elementary Corning, NY
Feb 17 Ryder Elementary Cobleskill, NY
March 5-9 Indianapolis elementary schools, sponsored by Kids Ink bookstore Indianapolis, IN
March 16 Moreau Elementary S Glens Falls, NY
March 23 Ballard Elementary Wilton, NY
March 26 Evening presentation at College of St Rose Education Dept. Albany, NY
March 30 Waterman Elementary Skaneateles, NY
April 2 Woodland Hill Montessori School N Greenbush, NY
April 20 Voorheesville Elementary Voorheesville, NY
April 23 Hudson Valley Community College, Presentation to Teacher Ed program Troy, NY
April 30 Nolan Elementary Saratoga Springs, NY
May 8 Lafayette Intermediate School Waterloo, NY
May 9 Naples Elementary School Naples, NY
May 10 Altamont Elenetary Altamont, NY
May 15 Fyle Elementary Rochester, NY
May 16 Emma E Sherman Elementary Henriette, NY
May 17 Lima Primary School Lima, NY
May 18 Manor School Lima, NY
May 24 Cooper Hill School Ringoes, NJ
May 25 Barley Sheaf Elementary Flemington, NJ
May 30 Smith Road Elementary North Syracuse, NY
May 31 Lanigan Elementary Fulton, NY
May 31 Evening presentation for Oswego County Reading Council Fulton, NY
June 1 CE Riley Elementary Oswego, NY
June 6 Elden Elementary Baldwinsville, NY
June 8 Lynnwood Elementary Schenectady, NY
July 18 East Greenbush Community Library …more information East Greenbush, NY
Sep 1-2 AJC Decatur (GA) Book Festival …more information Decatur, GA
Sept 15 Celebrate Children’s Book Day …more information Irvington, NY
Oct 5 Lincoln Elementary Scotia, NY
Oct 6 Book signing at Market Block Books …more information Troy, NY
Oct 9-10 Pine Road Elementary School Huntingdon Valley, PA
Oct 26 AW Becker Elementary (all day plus evening presentation) Selkirk, NY
Oct 27 Book signing at Open Door Bookstore …more information Schectady, NY
Nov 10 Rochester Children’s Book Festival …more info Rochester, NY
Dec 17-20 Round Rock School District Austin, TX