The Palmdale City Library and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors will  host the third Annual Palmdale Book Festival & ARTown Fusion, a celebration of literacy and artistic culture for all ages, on Saturday, April 28 from noon to 3 p.m. at Legacy Commons and Legacy Park, 930 E. Ave. Q-9, in Palmdale.

This event will feature the works of local artists and authors that will be available for viewing and purchase, books for purchase from Barnes and Noble and the Friends of the Palmdale City Library, food, crafts and STEM workshops, a talk on how to get published, stories for kids, Izzy’s Taco House food truck, book readings, stories for kids, live music, High Desert Obedience Club Pet Pals therapy dogs, face painting and other activities.

“We’re really looking forward to this!” said Robert Shupe, library director. “We’ve got something for everyone – art, books, crafts, music, food and more!”

For more information, call the Palmdale City Library at (661) 267-5600, TDD 267-5167, or visit