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Saturday, October 28, 2017 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Duke Energy Convention Center

Free Admission

Teen Scene

Teens at 2014 festival

Teen Scene is the place to be for book-loving teens.

Teens get to have meaningful connections with the authors they care about most in our popular Teen Scene. Plus, games, activities, and tech demos!

10:30 a.m. VIP Meet ‘n Greet

Adi Alsaid, Joshua David Bellin, Chelsea Bobulski , Gwenda Bond, Erica M. Chapman, Kurt Dinan, Shari Goldhagen, Lorie Goldstein, Melissa Landers, Kristina McBride  Mindy McGinnis, Andrew Maraniss.

12:00 p.m. Outburst!

Adi Alsaid, Chelsea Bobulski, Erica M. Chapman, Kurt Dinan

1:30 p.m. VIP Meet ‘n Greet

Skila Brown, Cinda Williams Chima, Carey Corp, Geoffrey Girard, Emily Henry, Lorie Langdon, Erin McCahan, Nancy Roe Pimm, Natalie D. Richards, Margaret Rogerson,  Andrew Speno,

2:45 p.m. Taste of YA Literature

Joshua David Bellin, Shari Goldhagen, Lori Goldstein, Melissa Landers, Lorie Langdon, Kristina McBride, Mindy McGinnis

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Craft/Maker Stations

  • Alcohol Ink Tiles
  • Alcohol Ink Washer Jewelry
  • Circuit Art
  • Zombie Rocks
  • Buttons Maker
  • Snap Bracelets
  • Juggling Eyeballs
  • DIY Unicorn Headbands

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. More Fun Stuff

  • Henna Tattoo Artists (Cincinnati Circus)
  • Large Jenga & Connect-Four (Cincinnati Circus)
  • Photo Booth (Picture Perfect)
  • Chalkboard Wall
  • Trivia Station
  • Book Inspired Pumpkin Contest
  • Guess Who? Childhood Costume Photos of Authors
  • H.I.V.E. 13’s Soldering Station
  • Stage-Makeup Artist