KAYSVILLE — Tyler Whitesides, author of the “Janitors” series, will keynote this year’s Davis School District Literacy Night on Wednesday, May 15. The evening event will feature 17 other authors.
This is the second year for the literacy night, which was first organized by Cristi Jacoben, media specialist at East Layton Elementary.
This year’s event begins at 6:30 p.m. at Davis High School, 325 S. Main. After Whitesides’ address, participants can rotate through three workshops on topics such as “Rhythm in Language,” and “How a List Became a Picture Book.”
Books will be available for purchase from the authors, who will also be signing them.
Besides Whitesides, participating authors are J. Scott Savage, Kristyn Crow, Kim Williams-Justesen, Anne Bowen, Frank Cole, Greg Newbold, Becky Hall, Jennifer Nielsen, Jean Reagan, Sharlee Glenn, Sydney Salter, Mette Harrison, Eric Patten, Kristen Chandler, Julienne Donaldson, Linda Bethers and Chad Morris.