We hope to see you at one of these upcoming events. I’ll have my newest books, A Winter’s Night and Tackle Box Memories, Volume V, at all shows. The new books are available on this site and on Amazon.com.
Remember, I am available to speak at book clubs, schools, clubs, libraries, and book events. Call 434-547-8792 (c) or 434-392-4195 (w) to schedule an appearance. My books can also be found at The Sleeping Bee in Farmville, The Farmer’s Daughter’s Gift Shop in Rice, Va., The Spa in Dillwyn, and Granny’s Attic at Curdsville, Va.
And of course, for any of you coming through Farmville, Va. you can come by WFLO radio station and get your books directly from me. It will be a good idea to call me first at: 434-392-4195 (Wflo), or my cell at 434-547-8792 and let me know what you need.
Upcoming events: 2019
Blackstone Arts & Crafts Show: September 14 through 15 (10 am until 5 pm each day).
Buckingham Historic Park, Buckingham, Va.: September 21, 2019
October 5th & 6th: Sorghum Festival at Clifford, all day both days. I’ll be set up inside the old school house. Lots of fun here with great food and arts and crafts. You can also watch them make molasses!
October 12th: The Pecan Festival at Richard Bland, College of William and Mary. 11 am until 5 pm. Beautiful setting under the pecan grove with unique crafts and plenty of good food! Chris and I love this venue and encourage you to come if you can. I’ll be in the shade under my tent with all my books. New ones too!
October 19th & 20th: The Apple Harvest Festival at Amherst High School in Amherst, Va. Come visit this annual event Saturday from 9 am until 5 pm and Sunday from 12 noon until 5 pm. I’ll be set up in the big gym. There’s plenty of food and arts and crafts! Hope you can make it!
November 1st: I’ll be at the 15th Annual St. Theresa’s Christmas Bazaar at the Parish House in Farmville from 10 am until 6 pm. This is a great little arts and crafts event and even continues Saturday November 2nd from 9 am until 2 pm. I will only be there during the Friday hours to sign my books. Come over if you can!
November 2nd: I will be a the Clover Hill Craft Fair from 9 am until 3 pm. This annual event will take place at Clover Hill High School. Lots of arts and crafts here! One of my favorites! I’ll be in the gym at spaces: G-47 & G-48.
November 9th & 10th: Come to the 40th Annual Farmville Christmas Show “shopping with a cause” at the Farmville Firemen’s Sports Arena, 1328 Zion Hill Road, from 10 am until 4 pm each day. I’ll be there both days with my newest books and many of my other titles, too! This is a great event and benefits STEPS.
November 16th & 17th: Come to the 38th Holiday Bazaar 2019 sponsored by the Friends of the R.T. Arnold Library. The arts & crafts show will be held at the Dixie Warehouse, located at the intersection of Country Lane and Rocky Branch Road off rt. 58, South Hill, Va. We’ll be there Saturday from 9 am until 5 pm on Saturday and 10 am until 4 pm on Sunday. This is one of my favorite shows with lots of cool arts and crafts and good food! Hope you can make it!
November 29, 30 & December 1: Va. Beach Christmas Show. I’m at both # 491 as usual. Great festival! So much fun!
December 7th: Come to the Ecoff Elementary Jingle Bell Bazaar at the Ecoff elementary school located at 5200 Ecoff Avenue, Chester, Va. This is the 28th annual event and is really something. Lots of very unique crafters. This is my first year at the much talked about event so I’ll be out in the hallway at Booths #32 & #33. This will be my last holiday festival for this year. Other events I’ll be doing are private. So, come if you can. Chris and I look forward to seeing you!
Merry Christmas everyone!!
Other public events will be added soon! Check Back. Take care, Francis.