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Upcoming FOWL Events for 2017-2018.
All events are free and located at the library unless stated otherwise.  

Tuesday November 21st noon to 1 p.m. Co-sponsoring with "Tuesdays with Kelly" at The Kelly (Kelly Fitzpatrick Memorial Gallery 408 South Main Street). Wayne Flynt, author of Mockingbird Songs : My Friendship with Harper Lee will be joined by Nancy Grisham Anderson to perform "Letting Harper Lee Speak for Herself", a reader's theater. There will be time for questions and answers afterwards, and copies of the book will be available for purchase.  Bring a sack lunch to this noon event. Drinks and dessert will be provided. The Kelly is located on the second floor of the City Administrative Building, 408 S. Main St. More information about this book may be found at https://www.amazon.com/Mockingbird-Songs-Friendship-Harper-Lee/dp/006266008X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1510597979&sr=1-1&keywords=mockingbird+songs&dpID=51P3fRdHa-L&preST=_SY291_BO1,204,203,200_QL40_&dpSrc=srch .

Sunday December 3rd 1 p.m. at the library. FOWL welcomes Ray Glier, co-author of 4th and Goal Every Day: Alabama's Relentless Pursuit of Perfection (Phil Savage and Ray Glier). This book includes a Preface by Alabama Football Coach Nick Saban and a Foreword by ESPN's College Gameday Host Rece Davis.  More information about this book may be found at https://www.amazon.com/4th-Goal-Every-Day-Relentless/dp/1250130808/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1510597444&sr=8-1&keywords=4th+and+goal+every+day&dpID=51DmOw-MC1L&preST=_SY344_BO1,204,203,200_QL70_&dpSrc=srch

Tuesday January 9th 6 p.m. Launch party for A Meddle of Wizards, book one in the Fledgling Magic series by Alexandra Rushe (aka Lexi George).

Sunday February 4th noon to 4 p.m. Murder on the Menu at the Wetumpka Civic Center. (Ticketed event).  More details here.


The Friends of the Wetumpka Library (FOWL) has meetings which feature speakers that have something to do with the world of books or local interest.  Past Speakers have included Rheta Grimsley Johnson, Carolyn Haines, Lexi George, Steve Flowers, Leslie Bailey,  Kathryn Tucker Windham, Deborah Ford, Julia Spencer-Fleming,  JoAnn Ross , Rob Dalby and Julia Oliver just to name a few!  Meetings are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.