The Camden Public Library, in conjunction with Sherman’s Books, is pleased to host the Eleventh Annual Children’s Book-Fair-by-the-Sea on Saturday, Aug. 20, from 1 to 4 p.m.

This celebratory event for children, families, and lovers of children’s books will feature area authors and illustrators. Readings and presentations will take place in the library rotunda every 25 minutes throughout the program.

Authors and illustrators will include Alexandra Hinrichs, Kathryn Karr, Susan Hood, Florence and Wendell Minor, Sarah L. Thomson, Hazel Mitchell, and Rebekah Raye.

Attend for this special opportunity to celebrate the many joys of children’s books and the people who bring them to life. For more information, please contact Amy Hand at the library at 236-3440. Books will be on sale through Sherman’s Books at the event.