Authors Collage


Authors! at the Library connects you with renowned authors in an intimate and engaging setting. You gain a front-row seat to the world of literature to hear firsthand the stories behind the stories. The program features a diverse range of authors, from best-selling novelists to emerging literary talents, covering various genres and perspectives. Engaging in thought-provoking discussions, listening to captivating readings, and participating in Q&A sessions provide a rare chance to gain deeper insights into the creative process and the inspiration behind each work.

Presented by the Library Legacy Foundation. Presenting Media: The Blade and Buckeye Broadband. Supporting Sponsor: Buehrer Group. Community Sponsor: Friends of the Library. All ticket purchases are only through the online links below (no branch ticket sales currently.) For assistance or to inquire about being a featured author, call 419.259.5199.

We currently do not have any programs scheduled at this time. Please check back soon.

Explore more than 20 years of bringing noted authors to the local area. Authors! has featured some of the world’s most prolific writers, journalists and activists including Gloria Steinem, David McCullough, Anna Quindlen, Isabel Allende, Neil Gaiman, Sebastian Junger, Nicholas Sparks, Bob Woodward, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., Ray Bradbury, John Updike, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., P.J. O’Rourke, Sherman Alexie, Zadie Smith, Henry Winkler, Sue Grafton, Cokie Roberts, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sandra Cisneros, Jacques Pepin and many more!