Authors & Illustrators 2018 Dinner and Auction

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Age Group: Adults

Program description

Craig Johnson, author of the bestselling Walt Longmire mystery series (the basis for Longmire, the popular hit Netflix original drama), will be the keynote speaker at Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation’s annual Authors & Illustrators Dinner & Silent Auction.

Johnson’s books have won multiple awards, including but not limited to the Wyoming Historical Association’s Book of the Year, the Western Writers of America’s Spur Award, the Mountains and Plains Book of the Year, the SNCF Prix de Polar, Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, Library Journal's Best Mystery of the Year, and the Will Rogers Award for Fiction. His latest Longmire novel is Depth of Winter.

Tickets are $90 each, and tables of 10 are available at a discounted rate of $850. There are also a limited number of tickets available for a private reception with Johnson for $25 per person. Tickets can be purchased through FVRL Foundation’s website.

FVRL Foundation is currently seeking sponsors and silent auction donations for this event. Columbia Credit Union has confirmed that it will continue its longstanding role as the Presenting Sponsor.

For more information about the Authors & Illustrators Dinner & Silent Auction, please contact the FVRL Foundation office at 360-906-4700 or Information is also available on FVRL Foundation’s website and Facebook page.


This is a Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation event. The Foundation, which is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, works to support Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries through funding, advocacy and volunteer support.