Festival Schedule

Festival Schedule 2018-02-22T20:21:44+00:00

A full schedule will be posted soon.

We are pleased to announce that Kirk Ellis, screenwriter for the 2008 HBO miniseries “John Adams” will give the keynote address, which will also serve as the Hayes Presidential Library & Museums’ Lecture on the Presidency this year. This will take place on Saturday, Oct. 6. Lecture on the Presidency is sponsored by National Machinery Foundation and ProMedica Memorial Hospital.

“John Adams” starred Paul Giamatti and Laura Linney and chronicled the life of Adams, a founding father and the second U.S. president. The miniseries won four Golden Globe awards.

On the literary side, children’s book author Connie Remlinger Trounstine will speak to student groups at Fremont City Schools and have a public event. Trounstine wrote “Fingerprints on the Table: The Story of the White House Treaty Table.” There also will be essay and poetry contests for kids, teens and adults.