This year, our Authors will be integrated throughout the vendors. There will be no section specially oriented toward Authors. Please visit these tables:

Table 145 – At the Garden’s Date – Judith Dreyer
Judith Dreyer, MS, BSN, RN has an MS in Human Nutrition and her BS in Nursing. She is the author of At the Garden’s Gate and the blog, At the Garden’s Gate. She has taught at Western CT State University in Danbury, CT focusing on holistic health including western based Herbalism for thirteen years. She recently became certified as a Holistic Stress Management Instructor with Paramount Institute. She owned and operated Health Food Junction, a full service health food store, for 5 years in the foothills of NW CT. Judith completed Rosemary Gladstar’s Herbal Apprenticeship program. She is also a Dream Navigator, studying dreams with several teachers. Judith offers consultations, holistic based, for stress reduction, wellness and dreams. As a Master Gardener Judith gives talks on wild edible and medicinal plants, landscape sustainability, and creating meadows throughout the East coast. She is also available for topics in the holistic health field. She is currently a member of the CT Master Gardener Association, United Plant Savers, APSS. Her workshop “At the Garden’s Gate for Families” will be presented at 12 noon on Sunday.

Table 203 – Maven & the Magic Buttons – Mimi Stevens a/k/a Lois Grasso, Oxygenesis
Mimi will be selling her children’s book Maven & the Magic Buttonsand promoting readings and workshops in schools, libraries, and other child-centered agencies.
Mimi Stevens has been passionate about self-empowered health and happiness since 1981. Self-employed as a coach, speaker and event producer for decades, she sees the beauty and brilliance in every child, big and small. As author of Maven & the Magic Buttons, she is dedicated to making life much easier for kids, parents and teachers.
Her workshop “Tapping to Happy” will be presented at 2 p.m. on Sunday.

Table 222 – Contributor – Meditation as Medication for the Soul by Rajinder Singh – Matthew Raider, M.D. 
As a physician and long-time meditator, Dr. Matthew Raider has a strong interest in meditation and its relationship to health, disease prevention, and treatment. He is a national speaker.
His workshop “Meditation – The WOW Factor for a More Conscious, Healthier You” will be presented at 1 p.m. on Sunday.