Dr. Goldman coming to literary festival

“Tad’s Long Jump”

Acclaimed limnologist, advocate for Lake Tahoe and children’s book author Dr. Charles Goldman will be reading from his children’s book “Tad’s Long Jump” at the inaugural Tahoe Literary Festival on Oct. 12. This event will be one of the free events featured during the festival, which takes places at venues in Tahoe City on Oct. 11 and 12.

The Festival will also include a Literary Open Mic, writer’s workshops, author panels, a songwriters’ showcase and more. Tickets will go on sale in June.

As well, a call of proposals for presenters will be issued in June. The theme of this year’s festival will be “Spirit of Place.” | bit.ly/tahoelitfest