Sunday, January 21, 2018
12 – 6 p.m. HPISD Day at Interabang Books (10720 Preston Road) – Activity filled day benefitting the HP LitFest
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
6:15 p.m. Flick Fest for LitFest – Doors open & Highland Strings Quartet
7:00 p.m. TBA and “Old Man Football” by Highland Park graduates
Location: Magnolia Theater, 3699 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75204
Monday, February 5, 2018
8:00 a.m. Student workshop registration opens
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
7:00 p.m. HPHS Parent Book Club – The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson
Location: Cindy Govett’s home at TBA
8:00 a.m. HP LitFest/ Fred Damiano Scholarship applications available. Open to all HPHS Students through the Highland Park Education Foundation website through April TBA 2018.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
3:30 p.m. Student workshop registration closes
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
8:00 A.M. Student Writing Contest Opens on Moodle. This contest is open to all HPHS Students.
Time TBA Student Book Club Meeting
Thursday, February 22, 2018
9:00 a.m. Keynote assembly for Highland Park High School students with Adam Johnson.
5:30 p.m. Book sale: Works by Keynote Adam Johnson as well as HP LitFest presenters
Location: Highland Park High School main foyer
6:30 p.m. Auditorium doors open
7:00 p.m. Community Keynote Address by Adam Johnson
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 23, 2018
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 9, 2018
4:00 p.m. DEADLINE for HP LitFest Student Writing Contest
APPLICATION DEADLINE for HP LitFest/Fred Damiano Scholarship
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
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.