The El Paso Chapter of REFORMA presents Ben Saenz on Sunday, August 11, 2013 at the Main Library, 501 N. Oregon, at 2 PM. Ben will be speaking about and signing copies of his newest award-winning book, Everything Begins and Ends at the Kentucky Club. Copies of his books will be available for sale at the event.
Novelist, poet, and writer of children's books, Benjamin Alire Sáenz, was named one of the "Fifty Most Inspiring Authors in the World" by Poets & Writers magazine.
His latest collection of short stories Everything Begins and Ends at the Kentucky Club is the winner of the prestigious 2013 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, as well as a Lambda Literary Finalist for Gay Fiction
EPPL is giving you a chance to design the next series of library cards. You can enter your artwork into a free contest for a chance to have it displayed in front of thousands of library card-holders. One winner will be chosen in each of three age groups; child, teen and adult. Apart from the winners name and graphic being featured on EPPL cards, the winner will also receive a cool tablet pc.
You must be a resident of the City of El Paso with a valid library card which can be obtained at any branch library. Enter by June 28th by downloading an official entry form and submitting the form, signed, along with your artwork. It’s that easy! Winners will be announced on Friday, July 19. Artwork can be submitted in person at any branch library, emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to EPPL, Attn: Design Contest, 501 N. Oregon, El Paso, TX 79901. For more information call 543-5468. “