The Midtown Cultural & Educational Center in Daytona Beach will be the site of the F.R.E.S.H. Book Festival this weekend.
The festival’s “Meet and Greet” starts at 6:45 p.m. Jan. 11. The event includes dinner, which will be served at 8 p.m., along with poetry and jazz. Books also will be sold. The cost is $25.
The festival continues at 9:45 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 at the center. The festival host is JoJo O’Neal, radio personality of Star 94.5 FM.
The cost is $3, but it’s free for seniors 55 and up, as well as students and teachers.
There will be an event for children and free books presented to them from noon to 2 p.m.
Author’s presentations and workshops will be held during the day. Featured authors and entrepreneurs will include Joseph Ward, Keith Kareem Williams, Ann Marie Sorrell, Ann Jeffries, Keith Childs
For more information on the event and the authors, visit www.freshbookfestivals.com.