The Catskill Interpretive Center Book Fair

Join dozens of local book publishers, authors, poets, children’s book writers and illustrators at the Second Annual Catskill Interpretive Center Book Fair.

Three speakers’ tents will feature the work of over 50 presenters. There will be activities for children. All ages are welcome at this free event


The Catskill Interpretive Center Book Fair is a working collaboration between the Catskill Center, Writers in the Mountain and Poetry Barn. An exhibitors’ tent will feature books from such regional publishers as Black Dome Press, Bushwhack Books, Calling All Poets, Hope Farm Press, McPherson & Co., Post Traumatic Press, Purple Mountain Press and WoodstockArts. 

There will be presentations from such authors, filmmakers, poets and songwriters as Bill Horne, David Becker, Diane Galusha, Johanna and Robert Titus, Richard Frisbie, John Langan, Vernon Benjamin, Bonnie Lykes, Dayl Wise, Lissa Kiernan, Mike Jurkovic, Elly Wininger, Dave Kearney, Dorraine Scofield and James Krueger. Included in the mix will be a number of panel discussions. They’ll include “Nature Illustration in the Catskills,” “Remembering Alf Evers” and “The Art of the Trail Guide.”In addition, Will Nixon will be offering a writer's workshop and Jill Olesker will be hosting the children’s tent. 


Along with the book fair the well-appointed Catskill Interpretive Center will be open to help you plan your next hike, water adventure or tour of the Catskills.

Come with friends, family and your picnic baskets to listen to the finest Catskill authors discuss the glories of the Hudson River Valley.

Event date: 
Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Event address: 
Catskill Interpretive Center
5096 New York 28
Mount Tremper, NY 12457