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August Hometown Novel Nights

Carnegie Library
Anthony Urda


August Hometown Novel Nights
A special virtual event!

NEWNAN, Ga. August 2021 - Join the Newnan Carnegie Library and Hometown Novel Nights Join the Newnan Carnegie Library and Hometown Novel Nights on Thursday, August 19th at 6:30 pm for this special virtual event where you can join us virtually over Zoom! See the Newnan Carnegie Library Eventbrite page to register! This event stars three writers focusing on the genre of Journalism. All three writers have backgrounds in writing news articles, sports articles, and more: Mark Wallace Maguire, Damon Poirier, and John Bednarowski. Each writer will share about themselves, their writing journey, and their latest work. This event will be recorded in case you can’t make it at the scheduled time.

Mark Wallace Maguire has worked for national media companies, small businesses, tourism, civic and nonprofit organizations. As a writer, his work has been featured in over 60 publications including magazines, financial journals and news sites. Maguire is also the successful author of The Alexandria Rising Chronicles.

Damon Poirier is the author of the 2019 book “Dark Places: An Anthology of Short Stories,” and a journalist whose work can be found in the Cobb Business Journal, the Marietta Daily Journal, and Neighbor Newspapers.

John Bednarowski is the Sports Editor of the Marietta Daily Journal and Cherokee Tribune, the host of Cobb Football Friday, and the Former APSE President. His work can be found in Cherokee Tribune Ledger-News, The Marietta Daily Journal, Yahoo Sports, and many, many more publications.

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Newnan Carnegie Library
The Newnan Carnegie Library in Newnan, GA is one of the most historically significant structures in downtown Newnan and was built in 1904. The Carnegie provides a central dynamic gathering place that serves residents of all ages and backgrounds as well as community organizations with a non-circulating reading room, children’s area, and meeting spaces enhanced by an art gallery. It seeks to be an integral part of the community by offering print and electronic materials, services, and programs to adults and children to enrich daily lives. For more information about the Carnegie.