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Green Eggs and Ham

EDIBLE BOOK FESTIVAL–Friday, April 8, 2011–WID Seminar Room, Bailey/Howe Library (3rd floor)
The International Edible Book Festival began in 1999. Edible book festivals are held around the world on or about April 1. This year, Special Collections is sponsoring the first festival at UVM.

The rules are simple! Create an edible book or an edible object that is in some way related to books.
Visit these sites for inspiration:


  • 10:30-11:30          Bring entries to the WID seminar room, 3rd floor of Bailey/Howe Library.
  • 12:00-12:30          View entries and vote for best of show.
  • 12:30-1:30             Award prizes. Eat our words and play with our food!

Registration and Information
To register in advance and for more information, email uvmsc@uvm.edu. Please mention the name of your book

Everyone is invited to view and eat.

(Book of Kelps image from the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library)

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