Kansas Book Festival 2011, Kansas History Museum, September 24, 2011



Annual Kansas Book Festival, Kansas History Museum,
Saturday, September 24, 2011
Terrace at the Kansas History MuseumFood vendors surround the outdoor fountainFree live music with a one-man band
Various tents provided entertaimentKansas folklorist Jim Hoy entertains with Kansas folk songsAudience sits on hay bales in the commons area
2011 Kansas Notable Book Awards
Cheryl Unruh, 2011 Kansas Notable Book winner, with Mrs. Brownback, festival hostessBonar Menninger, 2011 Kansas Notable Book winner, with Mrs. BrownbackGeorge Paris, 2011 Kansas Notable Book winner, with Mrs. Brownback
Notable Book authors honored2011 Notable Book Authors present for this eventDenise Low, 2011 Notable Book honoree, was once Kansas Poet Laureate

Tent and Garden Treats
Kansas Writers Reaona Hemmingway, George Paris and Max YohoInside vendors tent
A quiet time inside the tentLoose balloons gathered at the tent peakBeautiful weather accompanied the fair
Barnes & Noble Authors TentMax Yoho, previously honored as author of a Kansas Notable Book, The Moon Butter RouteThe History Museum is at the site of a territorial Potawatomi Indian MissionJim Hoy entertains with music and folk stories

On-site Wildflower Garden Spaces
Wildflowers ADried wildflowers and huge rockWildflowers B
Wildflowers CSunflowers AWildflowers d
Sunflowers BSunflowers CSunflowers DSunflowers E
Wild Kansas sunflowers

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