Local Writers Celebration on Laura’s Birthday


Sunday, January 16 drop in from 1:00-3:00

The Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation (LRJF) invites the community to celebrate the birthday, life, and work of Laura (Riding) Jackson (1901-1991)

  • Meet local published authors and poets from LRJF writing and poetry groups
  • Purchase their books and/or get autographs
  • Enjoy “5-minute Mic” sessions where writers will share their insights on writing fiction and poetry and perhaps a suggestion or two to inspire your own writing
  • Tour the historic 100+ year old “Cracker house” that was Laura’s home from 1943 – 1991

Drop in anytime from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.


Laura (Riding) Jackson Historical Home 6155 College Lane (next to the Brackett Library) Vero Beach FL 32966

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