Sacramento Black Book Fair

Friday, June 1 through Saturday, June 2, Women’s Civic Improvement Center, no cover

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Bookworms will have their pick of writing workshops, author presentations, spoken word performances and book signings throughout historic Oak Park this weekend. The Sacramento Black Book Fair kicks off with a 6pm opening reception at Underground Books. From there, venues like The Guild Theater and Brickhouse Art Gallery will host special events showcasing a spectrum of black literature. Saturday’s celebrations begin with the Books on Parade at 10am and features a Kids Zone where little ones can pick up books or bang on drums. Meet local writers and discover your next favorite author. 3555 Third Avenue,