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Fireside Chat with James Whitcomb Riley

  • Shelby County Public Library - Carnegie East Wing 33 West Broadway Street Shelbyville, IN, 46176 United States (map)

Fun for all Ages! Free Event/No Reservations Necessary

Come have a fireside chat with James Whitcomb Riley. He will discuss:

  • Amusing Shenanigans

  • Dancing on the Medicine Show

  • Making a splash in the newspaper and lecture circuit

  • Touring with Mark Twain

  • As well as answering questions, reading his poetry and passing out candy to the kids!

*Courtesy of professional actor Danny Russel

Questions: Donna Dennison, Genealogy Department Head, at (317) 398-8144 or

This department is located in the library's annex, the Carnegie East Wing. 



Earlier Event: October 17
Computer Club
Later Event: October 18
Preschool Pals Storytime