Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Local Authors & Artists Highlighted in Hockessin

The Hockessin Art & Book Fair is happening this Saturday, June 21, from 11:00am until 3:00pm at the Hockessin Community Recreation Center (7259 Lancaster Pike
Hockessin, DE 19707) in Hockessin.

The event is a first-time celebration Delaware's independent and self-published authors and local artists, with 62 authors and artists participating. Some authors/artists include Lee Anderson, Gene Castellano, Karen O’Lone-Hahn, JM Reinbold, Billie Travalini, Johnny Tucker Jr., Justynn Tyme, and Bob Yearick. Writers groups such as The Cape Henlopen Writers, Delaware Valley Sisters in Crime, The TransCanal Writers and The Written Remains Writers Guild will also be on hand.

“New Castle County is extremely excited to be a part of this free, public event, which will highlight local talent,” said County Executive Thomas P. Gordon. “This is a wonderful partnership to support small businesses. Come out to buy a signed book or piece of art.”

The Hockessin Art & Book Fair is collaboration between New Castle County’s Hockessin Community Recreation Center, Art Studio, and Hockessin Library; the Hockessin Book Shelf and The Written Remains Writers Guild.


  1. Thank you so much for highlighting the Fair, MIchelle! We hope lots and lots of folks will stop by to enjoy the books, art, food, and fun!

  2. This is wonderful, thank you so much! Hope to see you there :)