The  Kentuckiana Independent Authors Fair will be held on April 9th from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at CityPlace, 112 S 1st Ave, La Grange, KY 40031, as part of Story Telling Weekend. Moore’s Food Truck will provide lunch food near the event, and there are other great restaurants in and around Main Street LaGrange. And there are events Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 
 
Friday Night features: 
PREP FOR THE PUBLISHER
7:00-8:30 pm • La Grange City Hall
307 W Jefferson St, La Grange, KY 40031
Get insights on how to prepare to pitch your
book idea to a publisher. FREE
 
CHILDREN’S STORYTIME
7:00-8:00 pm
Rob Morris’ Educational Building
199 W Jefferson St, La Grange, KY 40031
Behind the Oldham County History Museum.
Children’s books will be read by their authors.
We suggest ages 3 – 10 Author Nancy Theiss will be
reading. FREE
 
Saturday Features: 
KENTUCKIANA INDEPENDENT
AUTHOR’S FAIR
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
City Place
40+ local authors will be on hand to
autograph their books. FREE
LA GRANGE LEGENDS
7:00 – 8:30 pm
City Place • $10.00 Tickets at visitlagrangeky.com
Hear the stories of a few of our many legendary
people in La Grange. These are the stories good
books are made of!
This year’s local legends are:
Elsie Carter

Former mayor of La Grange and former race car driver

Tommy Ballard
Born and raised in La Grange. A local farmer who recently sold his La Grange Main Street buildings to his son.

William (Bill) Lammlein
Former Mayor of La Grange and building owner in La Grange

 
Sunday Features:
 
PITCH THE PUBLISHER
1:00 – 2:30 pm • La Grange City Hall
307 W Jefferson St, La Grange, KY 40031
Authors pitch their ideas to publishers. FREE
READING BY THE RAILS
Children’s Stories being read at the
Train Museum – throughout the day. FREE