Author Events

PLEASE NOTE: This event is postponed until further notice

The Council of Friends is still working with David Baldacci and his team to determine his future appearance decisions. We are most grateful for your support and patience as we continue to work toward a hoped-for event in April 2021.

Our public libraries need our support now more than ever!

Please know that we will continue to hold your spot.

For further updates, please visit this page.

For questions regarding tickets, contact the Ticket Sales Chairperson listed below.

Bestselling Author, David Baldacci

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Attention all David Baldacci fans—You don’t want to miss his Lancaster County appearance at our 20th Annual Spring Author Event!

It’s an exciting event that also supports our public libraries!

The Council of Friends of Public Libraries, Aaron’s Books and the Library System of Lancaster County are hosting the event that will feature New York Times best-selling author, David Baldacci on Thursday, April 30th.

Baldacci is author of over 40 international bestsellers which been published in forty-five languages.  Several of his novels have been adapted for film and television.  The event is happening at the Calvary Church, 1051 Landis Valley Drive, Lancaster, PA.  It is a fundraising event for public libraries in Lancaster County.

Due to popular demand, this year’s luncheon tickets are sold out.   The good news is that we have SPEAKER ONLY tickets available for $40.   David Baldacci’s presentation will begin at 1:00 pm.

Please download the Speaker Only Ticket Order Form and complete it as per instructions.  Mail the order form and your check with a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Cathy Doremus, 36 Brusen Drive, Lititz, PA 17543

Speaker Only Ticket Order Form

Ticket Sales Chairperson:

Cathy Doremus

36 Brusen Drive
Lititz, PA 17543

About The Council of Friends

Established in 2000, the award-winning Council of Friends of Public Libraries is made up of volunteers who are avid readers and are committed to promoting reading countywide. The group has organized and hosted author events that have featured best-selling authors for the past 19 years.  In 2010, they formed a partnership with Independent Bookstore Aaron’s Books in Lititz that brings authors to Lancaster County while they travel on their national book tours.  This annual event is a fundraiser for the Public Libraries of Lancaster County.

For more information, including library hours, visit the Library System of Lancaster County’s website at to access system-wide events as well as your local library’s web page!

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