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UP Authors at Grandpa’s Barn

It’s time to celebrate the art of books at Grandpa’s Barn during Copper Harbor’s annual Art in the Park this weekend.

Grandpa’s Barn is located behind Copper Harbor’s one-room school and is adjacent to the Grant Township Park.

The public is invited to come sit on the porch and chat with Upper Peninsula authors to find out the story behind their books and what new projects they have for future publications.

A variety of genres will be represented, including children’s, poetry, fiction, memoir, and history.

Each author will be available to sign books, which will be available for sale during the event.

Name Books Time – Sat
William Sproule Houghton – The Birthplace of Professional Hockey Sat 8/17
10:00 – 12:00
Erika Vye How the Rock Connects Us: A Geoheritage Guide to Michigan’s Keweenaw Peninsula and Isle Royale Sat 8/17
11:00 – 1:00
Mikel Classen Lake Superior Tales: Stories of Humor and Adventure in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula Sat 8/17
12:00 – 2:00 
Richard Lassin Red Jacket Sat 8/17
1:00 – 3:00 
Deborah Pavolich Last Chance for Outside Sat 8/17
2:00 – 4:00
Randall Freisinger Windthrow & Salvage Sat 8/17
3:00 – 5:00
Name Books Time – Sun
Aimee Bissonette North Woods Girl, Miss Colfax’s Light, Aim for the Skies Sun 8/18
11:00 – 1:00
Todd Taskila with Marcia Mason The Little Pilot House and a Tale of Two Little Girls Sun 8/18
12:00 – 2:00
Laura Smyth Wandering in My Mind, Adventures In the U.P. Sun 8/18
1:00 – 3:00
Deborah Frontiera
 Living on Sisu and Simon and Company: Flea Market Mice
 Sun 8/18
2:00 – 4:00
Amanda Wais Touring the Tip, Little Slices of da Harbor, Digging for Light Sun 8/18
3:00 – 5:00

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