Connecting Readers with Finger Lakes Authors

Diversity in Writing with Author Trevann Rogers

Zoom Event

Tuesday, March 19th. 7 - 8 p.m. via Zoom Register here Usually, when we talk about diversity, we talk about inherent diversity: gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, ethnicity, etc. But we are so much more than that—and so are your characters. Join Trevann Rogers as she explains all of the domains of diversity. If […]


Canandaigua Community Read Partnership

You'll find several F.L.A.R.E. children's book authors at the 2024 Canandaigua Community Read Partnership. Held at the Canandaigua Elementary School, this is a festival meant to encourage children up to age 12 to pick up books and read. Activities are also planned to coordinate with books availbale to purchase that day. Bring your children to […]

Words in Bloom in Beautiful Downtown Canandaigua, NY

It's like an open air bookstore! Enjoy a stroll in downtown Canandaigua and stop by The Commons to meet Finger Lakes authors, let the kids do some fun activities, and do a little shopping for a unique gift - an autographed book.

Read Between the Vines @ Vineyard View Winery, Keuka Park, NY

There's no better way to spend a summer afternoon than at a winery where you can meet authors and take the time to sit down and start reading a new book in a vineyard. Several F.L.A.R.E. authors will be on hand with books in a variety of genres from Romance, contemporary, women's fiction,  young adult […]


F.L.A.R.E. Literary Festival @ The Windmill

Windmill Farm and Craft Market 3900 State Rte. 14A, Penn Yan, NY, United States

The Finger Lakes area is known for its beautiful scenery, sparkling blue lakes, and wine. F.L.A.R.E. would like to add another draw to the region - a plethora of authors eager to share their stories with readers. F.L.A.R.E. is thrilled to team up with The Windmill Craft & Farm Market to bring those local authors […]


F.L.A.R.E. Authors @ Marcus Whitman Day

Lincoln Hill Farm 3792 NY 247, Canandaigua, NY, United States

Bring the family out for a fun day at Lincoln Hill Farms in Canandaigua where you'll find more than a dozen F.L.A.R.E. authors eager to share their books with you. Among the books by these authors, there's something for everyone in the family, right down the the littlest ones who love picture books. The day […]