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2023 Guilded Leaf Authors

The Guilded Leaf

    Hosted by the CCPL Foundation Guild, the Guilded Leaf is the Foundation's signature annual fundraising event and helps support the library's programs for all ages. Join us as we welcome six nationally recognized authors to Carmel.

    This year's authors are

    Learn more about the authors and their new titles.

    The Book & Author Evening is a sophisticated event that takes place at the Main Library on Wednesday, October 18. It features book talks, signings, and an online silent auction along with appetizers, wine, and craft beer.

    At the Book and Author Luncheon on Thursday, October 19, at the Ritz Charles, the authors share insights into their lives and their writing. A raffle, online silent auction, and book signings also take place at the luncheon.

    For more information about the Guilded Leaf Book and Author Events, call 317.814.3905 or email

    Book & Author Evening Tickets

    Wednesday, October 18, 7pm–9pm

    $1,200/corporate sponsorship table

    The Book & Author Evening is officially sold out. A waitlist is available.

    Contact Rachel Bancroft,

    Book & Author Luncheon Tickets

    Thursday, October 19, 10am–1:15pm

    $1,200/corporate sponsorship table

    Purchase Luncheon Tickets

    Online Silent Auction

    Whether you're attending a Guilded Leaf event or not, you can still bid on amazing silent auction items. The auction will be opening in early October, but you can register now so you're ready when the bidding begins.