Renowned poet Tod Marshall will be at the Richland Public Library at 7 p.m. April 29 as part of Lit Fest.
The professor at Gonzaga University is winner of the 2015 Humanities Washington Award. He’s the author of poetry books including Dare Say and Bugle.
Two other Lit Fest events are planned at the library in May. Author and former Tri-City Herald reporter Karen Spears Zacharias will speak at 7 p.m. May 7, and the chamber jazz duo Primal Mates will present Music Meets Poetry at 6:30 p.m. May 20.
Lit Fest sponsors include Columbia Basin College, Battelle, the Richland library and its foundation and friends group, Bookwalter winery, Zinful Panini Grill & Wine Bar and private donors.
The Richland Public Library is at 955 Northgate Drive.