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SOLD OUT: Drive-Thru Pool Party with Jeff Kinney, author of Wimpy Kid series

November 5, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Join New Canaan Library and Elm Street Books for a one-of-a-kind outdoor event! Jeff Kinney, author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, is coming to New Canaan to sign books and hand them to you safely with a 6ft pool skimmer in The Center School Parking Lot! This drive-thru pool party celebrates the release of his new book Diary of a Wimpy Kid: the Deep End!

Tickets are SOLD OUT.  A ticket includes a signed copy of The Deep End and admission for one car; (although you may purchase additional copies). Please sign up for a 20 minute drive-thru time slot when purchasing. There will be a table set up at the end of the event where signed copies of the author’s earlier titles will be available for purchase from Elm Street Books.

Your car will begins its drive at New Canaan Library, then will continue on its journey across Maple Street, to the Center School Lot, pausing at fun, interactive and themed tents where the grand finale will be Jeff Kinney himself handing out pre-signed books via a pool skimmer to your car window! A photo will be taken of this moment while you are in your car and you will receive the picture digitally.

All participants over 2 years of age must wear masks when car windows are open. All participants will remain in their cars throughout the event. All books will be pre-signed. Due to health restrictions, there will be no personalization at this event, and no books from home can be signed.


November 5, 2020
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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