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Local author Kelly Pedersen to celebrate children’s book release on Oct. 7

September 21, 2016
Local Author Kelly Pedersen

Local author Kelly Pedersen will celebrate the release of her new children’s book, “Finding Love on Summer Hill,” from 5 to 8 p.m., Oct. 7, at Marketview Arts in Downtown York. The event is open to the public free of charge.

Pedersen received her Bachelor in Fine Arts from Syracuse University and her Masters in Education from Loyola College in Maryland. She recently retired from teaching and works in her art studio in Marketview Arts. Pedersen has been inspired by her own horses, dogs and cats and the positive impact they have had on her family. She is a member of the York Art Association and The Pennsylvania Arts Experience.

“Finding Love on Summer Hill,” a heartwarming tale of friendship between children and their dogs, proves it is never too late for love and second chances. Hardcover and softcover books will be available for purchase. Each copy will be autographed and personalized for gift giving.

A private college located in southcentral Pennsylvania, York College offers more than 50 baccalaureate majors in professional programs, the sciences and humanities to its 4,400 undergraduate students. The College also offers master's programs in business, education and nursing, and a doctorate in nursing practice. York College students enjoy a high-quality education that emphasizes practical application and a community invested in their success. The College provides a personal plan to help students focus their passions and attain their goals so they are prepared for a lifetime of meaningful careers – ready to meet the challenges of their profession and feeling confident and proud of their achievements.