Award winning author to read at book shopThe Learned Owl will host award winning author Robert Sullivan for a reading of his non-fiction travel book, "Cross Country: Fifteen Years and 90,000 miles on the Roads and Interstates of America with Lewis and Clark, a lot of Bad Motels, a Moving Van, Emily Post, Jack Kerouac, my Wife, My Mother-in-law, Two Kids and Enough Coffee to Kill an Elephant," published by Bloomsbury. The event will take place at the Learned Owl Book Shop, 204 N. Main St., on June 22 at 6:30 p.m.The event is free and open to the public."Cross Country" recounts one of Sullivan's families' road trips. Sullivan has driven across the United States almost 30 times.Sullivan is the author of "The Meadowlands," "A Whale Hunt," "How Not to Get Rich," and the national bestseller "Rats." He is a contributing editor to Vogue and his writing has appeared in the New Yorker, the New York Times, and Dwell. He lives in Brooklyn, N.Y.For more information, contact the Learned Owl Book Shop at 330-653-2252 or visit www.learnedowl.com.Book shop to host 'Pajama Party'Sherry Ellis, author of "That Baby Woke Me Up, Again," will be at the Learned Owl Book Shop, 204 N. Main St., June 28 at 7 p.m. for a "Pajama Party" storytime. Children may wear their pajamas and bring their favorite teddy bear or stuffed animal for this event of stories, activities, puppets and songs.Ran Flasterstein and Bedtime Bear will be at the Learned Owl Book Shop June 21 at 7 p.m. for a bedtime story event. The story will be "Care Bears Lullaby; A Night Light Book" and activities are planned. For more information call the Learned Owl at 330-653-2252.