WELCOME TO THE
Books & Art for the Next Generation
Saturday, May 2, 2020
HELP BRING TO LIFE!
Thank you for helping us bring LitUp to life! We are so grateful for your contribution, whether it’s in time, resources or ideas. By getting involved in LitUp, you are making it possible for teenagers and young adults to meet some of the most renowned authors and illustrators in the country, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that will lift their sights, strengthen their minds, and brighten their lives!
JOIN THE CAUSE
Would you like to get involved? We are always looking for volunteers who love books and art as much as we do, and we have a lot of options for you to choose from. You can become an author ambassador, a member of the ground crew, contest judge, or school representative. Just click on the "Volunteer" button below, and let us know how you'd like to help!
WHEN & WHERE
The 2020 LitUp Festival will be held on Saturday, May 2nd, at Mid-Continent Public Library’s North Independence Branch (317 W. 24 Hwy Independence, MO). Register for a half or full day of activities, including interviews with bestselling, award-winning authors and artists, with the option to attend afternoon workshops, and receive a LitUp Swag Bag!
POETRY SLAM & AWARDS
This is your chance to share an original poem or recite one by a favorite poet! The LitUp Poetry Slam will take place before an enthusiastic and supportive audience and will be emceed by none other than Sauce, Kansas City’s own celebrated rapper. Then join us for an award ceremony honoring the winners of our Creative Contest and thanking everyone who participated!
2020 LitUp Festival
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