FORTHCOMING: Author Speaker Events and Kid’s Activities: 2021

PogaYoetry: Verbal Game-Play with Yoga: Host Jeanne Crayne (Certified Yoga Instructor)

Reptile-Inspired Writing Lyonia Environmental Center (tentative)

The DeLand Family Bookshop: Signing and Seasonal Kid’s Event TBA

Mother’s Group Activities and Readings Volusia County

Speaker Engagements, Kid’s Workshops, Promos & Signings

20 Jan. 2021 Wed. Village Gardens’ speaker, DeLand, FL

17 Nov. Wright Elementary, Ft. Walton Beach, FL Zoom Lesson Plans 3-5th Grade Poetry in Pajamas

14 Nov. 2020 Sat. AAUW: (American Association of University Women): Dimensions Learning with Loose Balloons Poetry Book

05 Nov. 2020 Thurs. GMeet Lesson Plans Wilson Elementary 2nd Grade Class Amphibian Poems

1 Oct. 2020, Halloween Kid’s Poems publishedNeighbors Magazine: DeLand, FL: “Vampire Treats” & “Peek-A-Ghoul”

19 Sept. Sat. 2020 Gulf Coast Writers Association, Cape Coral, Florida. Featured Speaker

20 June Sat. 2020 9:00 -10:00 AM. Speaker: Authors for Authors Writer’s Guild, The Hilton Realto, Melbourne, FL: Topic: “Take It Personally: Friends with Writing Benefits.” Host Valerie Allen

20 June Sat. 2020: SEE Loose Balloons Book Interview: Hangin With the Web:

Feb. 8, Sat. 2020 Valentine’s Day Book Sale & Sign: Loose Balloons’ book, dolls, bracelets, and wall art.          ….Woofgang Dog & Cat Grooming business, DeLand, Orange Camp Rd. 32724

Jan. 12, Sun. 2020 BAMfest 5:00-8:00 PM Daytona Writers’ Guild, Sugar Mill Country Club, Port Orange, FL. Books, Art and Music      ….Author Book Displays, proceeds donated to the Volusia County Florida Literacy Foundation

Dec. 3rd, Tues. 2019. 3:30 PM Port Orange Regional Public Library Children’s Activity “Making and Sending a 3D Gift Card.”

Nov. 23, 24 Sat. & Sun. 2019. Book Fair Seller: Melbourne, FL. Meet the Author EAU GALLIE Book Fair  Sat. : Event Host ….Valerie Allen.Contact:

June 10, Tues. 2019, DeLand Public Regional Library “How to Make a 3D Poem.” DeLand, FL.