Sept 16 meeting: Making the most of book shows

Planning to exhibit at a library or booksellers trade show? Planning to sell to the public at a book fair? Three show veterans discuss how to make the most of the experience.

Polish up your presentations and get ready to pitch your books at the Northwest’s upcoming shows.

BPNW members: bring your books to this meeting for the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Trade Show and the Montana Festival of the Books. BPNW will also be taking 2010/11 memberships or 2011 renewals at this meeting.

This meeting takes place 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on September 16 at Good Shepherd Center, 4649 Sunnyside N., Room 202, in Seattle.

How to Get to Good Shepherd Center

From I-5 north or south, take the 45th/50th street exit turning westward onto 45th or 50th, Sunnyside is about 1/2 mile up, at the top of the hill. Buses: From east/west, Metro bus route #44 stops 2 blocks south of the Good Shepherd Center at 45th Ave and Sunnyside Ave N. for north/south travel, route #16 stops on the west side of the Good Shepherd Center on Meridian. Free parking is available on-site.