April 23, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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“Happy B-Day, Bard!”: Booksweet Bookshop.

In celebration of William Shakespeare’s 458th birthday, local writer Mya L. Gosling, author of the graphic novels The Complete Works of Shakespeare in Three Panels Each and A Stick Figure Macbeth, and Booksweet co-owner Shaun Manning, co-author of the graphic novel Macbeth: The Red King, talk about their own works and other new works inspired by Shakespeare, as well as adaptations of Shakespeare’s work in the 20th and 21st centuries. Also, the first 50 people to make a purchase today get a Cakes by Rubina cupcake, and all who come before noon are invited to make a masquerade mask. 1–2 p.m., Booksweet, Courtyard Shops, 1729 Plymouth Rd. Free. Preregistration requested at ShopBooksweet.com. Mask & proof of vaccination required. 929–4112.