Lunch for Libraries

The Madison Public Library Foundation hosted its fifth annual Lunch for Libraries fundraiser on Thursday, March 17, at Overture Center for the Arts. This year’s featured guest was New York Times best-selling historical fiction writer Paula McLain, author of “Circling the Sun” and “The Paris Wife.” More than 325 library supporters attended the event, which raises funds for free, year-round Wisconsin Book Festival programming. (For information on getting your event featured in the IB Gallery, email