Thursday, January 26, 2017
7:00 p.m. HPHS Parent Book Club – Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford
Location: Cindy Govett’s home at 3313 St. Johns Ave, Dallas, TX 75205
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
6:15 p.m. Flick Fest for LitFest – Doors open, Art Auction & Highland Strings Quartet
7:00 p.m. Harry Hunsicker and “No Country For Old Men”
Location: Magnolia Theater, 3699 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75204
8:00 a.m. Fred Damiano/Highland Park Literary Festival Scholarship applications available. Open to all HPHS Students through the Highland Park Education Foundation website through April 10, 2017.
Monday, February 20, 2017
8:00 A.M. Student Writing Contest Opens on Moodle. This contest is open to all HPHS Students.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
9:00 a.m. Keynote assembly for Highland Park High School students with Jamie Ford.
5:30 p.m. Book sale: Works by Keynote Jamie Ford as well as HP LitFest presenters
Location: HPHS main foyer
6:30 p.m. Auditorium doors open
7:00 p.m. Community Keynote Address by Jamie Ford
Location: Highland Park High School Palmer Auditorium. This is free and open to the public.
8:00 p.m. Book signing
Location: Highland Park High School auditorium foyer
Friday, February 24, 2017
8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Student Writing Workshops by featured workshop presenters. Open to current HPHS students only.
7:00 p.m. Open Mic Night for HPHS STUDENTS ONLY
Location: Half Price Books – 5803 East Northwest Highway
Monday, March 6, 2017
4:00 p.m. DEADLINE for HP LitFest Student Writing Contest
APPLICATION DEADLINE for Fred Damiano/Highland Park Literary Festival Scholarship
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
7:00 a.m. HP LitFest Student Awards Breakfast – invitation only
Location: Highland Park High School Cafeteria.
Sponsored by the Hutcheson family in loving memory of Warren Hutcheson to recognize the student winners of the Student Writing Contest and Open Mic Night, along with their families.