Published: Mar 15, 2014 9:50 AM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Thousands of people are expected in downtown Fort Myers today for the 15th annual SWFL Reading Festival.

WINK News is a proud sponsor of the event and several members of the WINK News Team will be there throughout the day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

You can meet dozens of your favorite authors and get your hands on some new books.

Lee County Library System produces the Reading Festival to inform the community about the resources and services available at their local libraries and remind them these resources and services are free with a library card. 

For more information, visit http://www.readfest.org.