On Thursday, April 30 from 11:30am-3:00pm, The Community House (380 South Bates St., Birmingham, MI) will host a luncheon fundraiser for the Storytellers Guild, with proceeds going to the purchase of library books for classrooms visited by the Guild. Guest speakers are author Robbyn Smith and illustrator Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen. Gijsbert will also be signing copies of his books, available at the event courtesy of Book Beat. Tickets are $35 per person. Register by April 22 at www.tchserves.org or call (248) 554-6594. There will also be a basket and book raffle. Please join us for this chance to benefit a great cause!
Download the registration form: 2015 STG Fundraiser – LUNCHEON RESERVATION FORM – for email distribution
Gijsbert Van Frankenhuyzen is the illustrator of dozens of children’s books, including: The Legend of Sleeping Bear, The Legend of the Petoskey Stone, The Edmund Fitzgerald, Mackinac Bridge, The Legend of Mackinac Island, and his latest, S is for Sleeping Dunes, among many others. He also collaborated on the Hazel Ridge
Farm children’s book series with his wife Robbyn Smith. These stories are taken from there years of caring for wild animals on their 40 acre farm in Bath, MI.