Personal Appearances

2017 Appearances

Florida State Poets Association Annual Convention

Altamonte Springs Hilton, Altamonte Springs, Florida

Book Publishing Panel

Panelist

October 14  – October 16


Indie BookFest 2017

Westin Lake Mary, Lake Mary, Florida

Featured Author

Panelist

September 28 – October 1


Rollins College Center for Lifelong Learning

Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida

“Mature Love in the Movies”

Instructor

July 5 – July 26


Rollins College Center for Lifelong Learning

Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida

“Mature Love in the Movies”

Instructor

February 1- February 22


Nothing Off Limits Podcast

Ladyfox Entertainment

Valentine’s Edition

Interview Guest: 200 Love Lessons from the Movies

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/nothing-off-limits/id1119685200?mt=2

2016 Appearances

Meet the Authors Bookfair

Eau Gallie Civic Center, Melbourne, Florida

Selected Author

Saturday November 19 – Sunday, November 20

9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Children’s Book Panel of Published Authors

Presenter/Panelist

Cocoa Beach Library, Cocoa Beach, Florida

Saturday, October 15, 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


Orlando Writers Group (Florida Writers Association)

Guest Speaker: “Earning a 5-Star Book Review”

University Club, Winter Park, Florida

Wednesday, October 5, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.


Love in the Afternoon

Presenter: “200 Love Lessons from the Movies”

Poetry Ensemble of Orlando poetry and awards ceremony 

Maitland Public Library, Maitland, Florida

Sunday, September 25, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.


The Secret & More Meetup Group

Guest Speaker: “200 Love Lessons from the Movies” 

Seminole County Public Library, Main Branch, Casselberry, Florida

Sunday, September 18, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.


Short Attention Span Storytelling Hour

Featured Presenter: “200 Love Lessons from the Movies” 

Stardust Video & Coffee, Orlando, Florida

Wednesday, August 10, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.


Writing Workshop

Guest Speaker: “Earning a 5-Star Book Review”

Alafaya Public Library, Orlando, Florida

Wednesday, June 8, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.


Fourth Sundays Talent Showcase

Presenter: “Dream Interpretation: Recalling, Recording, Decoding”

Central Florida Center for Spiritual Living, Winter Park, Florida

Sunday, May 29, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


Holistic Fair

Author/Presenter/Vendor (The Sweet Dreamer)

Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Winter Park, Florida

Sunday, May 22, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Emotionally Powerful Storytelling

Featured Artist 

Sleeping Moon Cafe, Winter Park, Florida

Saturday, April 30, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


Leslie C. Halpern at poetry reading.

Leslie C. Halpern at poetry reading.

Maitland Writers Group (Florida Writers Association)

Guest Speaker: “Earning a 5-Star Book Review” 

Maitland Public Library, Maitland, Florida

Thursday, February 11, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.


Poetry Ensemble of Orlando

Performance Poetry/Emcee

Park Place Apartments Clubhouse, Oviedo, Florida

Saturday, January 16, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.


2015 Appearances

Local Authors Book Festival

Featured Author 

Orlando Public Library, Library Central

Sunday, December 20, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Teach-In Day

Poet/Presenter 

Jackson Heights Middle School, Oviedo, Florida

Tuesday, November 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Books by Leslie C. Halpern at the Holistic Fair.

“The Sweet Dreamer” book display by Leslie C. Halpern at the CFCSL Holistic Fair.

Holistic Fair

Author/Presenter/Vendor (The Sweet Dreamer)

Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Winter Park, Florida

Sunday, November 8, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


Florida State Poets Association

Annual Fall Convention

Workshop Co-Presenter: “Combining Poetry and Art”

Hilton Garden Inn, Palm Beach Gardens

October 17, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.


Poetry Ensemble of Orlando

Performance Poetry/Emcee

Maitland Public Library, Maitland, Florida

Sunday, June 21, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.


Poetry Ensemble of Orlando

Performance Poet/Emcee

Edgewater Public Library, Orlando, Florida

Saturday, May 30, 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Authors Book Signing Expo

Vendor

2425 N. Courtenay Pkwy, Merritt Island, Florida

Saturday, April 25, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


Die Hard Poets Slam

Poet/Contestant

The Milk Bar, Orlando, Florida

March 26, 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.


Indie Lights Book Parade

Leslie C. Halpern at Halloween Bash

Leslie C. Halpern, Jacksonville, Florida

Virtual Appearances as Guest Blogger

  • “Britbear’s Book Reviews” 2-2-15
  • “Charmain Z. Brackett” 2-4-15
  • “Real Life is Better Than Fiction” 2-6-15
  • “The Brass Rag” 2-9-15
  • “Grilled Cheese and Applesauce” 2-10-15
  • “Novel Ideas” 2-11-15
  • “Jaima Fixsen, Scribbler” 2-16-15
  • “Writing Dreams” 2-18-15
  • “Stacy Clafin, Author” 2-20-15
  • “Lisa Buie-Collard” 2-23-15
  • “Gooberella” 2-15-15
  • “Ancient City Poets” 2-26-15
  • “White’s Wyrd World” 2-27-15

2014 Appearances

Holistic Fair

Author/Presenter/Vendor (The Sweet Dreamer)

Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Winter Park, Florida

Sunday, December 21, 10:00 – 1:00 p.m.


Express with Gary Alan

TMVcafe.com

Radio Interview

December 2, 10:00 p.m.


Leslie C. Halpern, Winter Park Public Library

Leslie C. Halpern, Winter Park, Florida

Meet the Authors Book Fair

Eau Gallie Civic Center, Melbourne, Florida

Selected Author

Saturday November 22 – Sunday, November 23


Downtown Credo (Poetry Night)

Featured Poet

706 W. Smith Street, Orlando, Florida

Monday, October 20, 7 p.m.


Barks and Burgers Pet Fair

Festival Park, Orlando, Florida

Cricket Cottage Publishing Booth Author

Saturday, October 11


Last Sundays Talent Showcase

Central Florida Center for Spiritual Living, Maitland, Florida

Presenter: “Dream Artistry”

Sunday, August 31


Poetry Ensemble of Orlando

Maitland Public Library, Maitland, Florida

Performance Poetry/Emcee

Sunday, June 22


Winter Park Public Library Book Fair

Winter Park, Florida

Leslie C. Halpern at St. Augustine FWA

Leslie C. Halpern, St. Augustine, Florida

Selected Author

Saturday, April 19


Local Poet Showcase

Orange County Public Library Main Branch, Orlando, Florida

Presentation and Book Signing

Saturday, April, 12


Centers for Spiritual Living Convention

Coronado Springs Resort, Walt Disney World

Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Selected Bookstore Author

Friday, February 16-21