Oak Lawn, IL – On February 17, the Oak Lawn Public Library transforms into a romantic haven for its second annual RomCon, a mini-convention celebrating romance literature. The free event, in partnership with Love’s Sweet Arrow bookstore, features eight authors, including Danielle Jackson, Kelly Farmer, and a virtual appearance by Olivia Dade, famed for “Ship Wrecked” and “Spoiler Alert.”
Fiction Librarian Emily Bettcher enthusiastically shares, “RomCon offers a unique blend of author interactions, book signings, and engaging panels, making it a standout literary event.” Rosanne Backlin, owner of Love’s Sweet Arrow, echoes this sentiment, emphasizing the joy of connecting with romance readers.
Highlights include a special virtual visit from Swedish author Olivia Dade and interactive sessions with authors like Sara Fujimura, offering a rich, community-oriented experience. The event promises a blend of fun and passion, catering to the tastes of diverse romance enthusiasts.
The Oak Lawn Public Library invites attendees to register in advance for the event, running from 1-4:15 p.m., to secure their spot in this celebration of love and literature. Registrations are accepted by phone or the library’s online calendar.