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South Milwaukee Children’s Book Author to Speak at Family-Friendly Event on Nov. 3

Oct. 16, 2013

Award-winning local children’s book author Janet Halfmann is coming to South Milwaukee’s Trinity Lutheran Church as part of that church’s Community Lecture Series.

The free, family-friendly event, which is open to the public, is set for Sunday, Nov. 3, starting at 4 p.m. It includes a children’s story time, where Halfmann will read from several of her books, and a deeper discussion on her background and tips for aspiring authors.

Child care and activities will be available.

A free spaghetti dinner follows the presentation, and Halfmann will sell and sign her books.

Halfmann, who lives in South Milwaukee, has authored more than a dozen children’s books, including critically acclaimed titles like “Little Skink’s Tale,” “Fur and Feathers,” “Star of the Sea: A Day in the Life of a Starfish” and “Eggs 1, 2, 3: Who Will the Babies Be?”

Trinity Lutheran Church is located at 2507 5th Ave. in South Milwaukee. Learn more at Learn more about Halfmann at her website:

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