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Saturday, October 20, 2018 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Duke Energy Convention Center

Free Admission

Teen Scene

Now there’s a spot just for teens! The new Teen Scene at Books by the Banks promises a fun and relaxed area where teens can interact with authors like never before. Check out the schedule for exciting Teen Scene events.

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10:15 a.m. Interactive Author Event: Pictionary

Compete with a Teen author and other teens to test your high-stress drawing skills

11:00 a.m. Speed Dating

Circuitous fun hopping from table to table for individual author meet and greets

12:00 p.m. Cincinnati Circus with Local Teen Authors

Learn to juggle, walk a tightrope, and take on the German Wheel alongside local Teen authors

1:00 p.m. Makerspace with Hive 13

Make and take craft projects go high tech.  Get up close with 3D printers Hive13_Logo

2:00 p.m. Interactive Author Event: Battleship

Experience a live-action game of strategy with Teen authors

3:00 p.m. Spearpoint

Musical performance by local Teen rock bandSpearpoint-Logo_White-Final-copy

WakeandBake-v3-colorTeen Scene is also hosting the festival’s first food truck! We’ll satisfy your appetite for knowledge, they’ll take care of your appetite for a good snack. Be sure to check out the Wake and Bake food truck outside the convention center during the festival.