Writers' Festival

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Photo courtesy of Liz Estess

The first week of March, author and illustrator Kevin O'Malley entertained and educated the children K-6 of Brookwood Forest, Cherokee Bend and Mountain Brook Elementary for the 2019 Writers' Festival. Read more


Mountain Brook Elementary students were treated to tongue twisters and silly rhymes as they learned about the writing process during this year’s Writers’ Festival. Read more

Mountain Brook Elementary

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Submitted by Laura Comer.

Brian Floca, Marc Tyler Nobleman, Gin Phillips and Michelle Hazelwood Hyde visited and spoke to children at Cherokee Bend Elementary in March as part of PTO sponsored Writer’s Festival. Read more

Cherokee Bend


Photo courtesy of Laura Comer.

The Writer’s Festival is a yearly event sponsored by Cherokee Bend Elementary, Mountain Brook Elementary and the Brookwood Forest PTO. Read more

Cherokee Bend

Authors and illustrators from around the country come to the schools to speak to students and sign books. Read more

Cherokee Bend

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Photo courtesy of Margaret Hudson.

Several Mountain Brook schools shared their annual Writers’ Festival on Feb. 28 through March 2, sponsored by the PTO. Read more



Photo courtesy of Nancy Dillard.

The month of February may be the month of love, but with the help of the Crestline Elementary PTO, on Feb. 24 Crestline students will be dedicating a special day to celebrate writing. Read more

Crestline Elementary

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Photo by Aimee Forbus.

Cherokee Bend Elementary hosted several authors during the annual Mountain Brook Writers’ Festival in February. Read more

Cherokee Bend

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By Keith McCoy

Mountain Brook’s elementary students will once again have the opportunity to meet and interact with several children’s book authors as part of the annual Writers’ Festival Feb. 23-25. Read more


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