Stocks and Securities Limited (SSL) in partnership with the Bookophilia will host a workshop which seeks to break down the crucial elements of investment and personal finance. This event will focus on being "Debt Free for Life" with discussion lead by an SSL Wealth Advisor.
Featured books include "Debt Free for Life" by David Bach as well as the SSL-endorsed "Warren Buffet Invests Like a Girl: And Why You Should Too".
Bookophilia reads to children every Saturday free of charge! Older children are also welcomed to lounge in the kids room. Bookophilia’s team will help them make a good choice and they are free to read in store! Stop by with your kids...and whilst they are being read to, you can relax with a cup of coffee or tea.
This year's Kingston Book Fair will feature 50+ booths with publishers, self-publishers, booksellers, trade associations; author readings/signings; drama, dance, music & art activities; technology exhibits; as well as food and beverage vendors.
In addition, there will be a number of events with specific aims:
1-2pm: Pitch Me a Story - Authors pitch book ideas to publishers. Registration required.
Venue: THE VERA MOODY CONCERT HALL, EDNA MANLEY COLLEGE OF THE VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS, 1 Arthur Wint Drive, Kingston 5. Tel. (1876) 929-2350 (main office)
In celebration of EMC Founders' Week 2013 and as part of Kingston Book Festival 2013, the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts will feature presentations on new arts-based research from the college. The speaker will be Hon. Rev. Ronald Thwaites, Minister of Education.