Join me at the NEW BEDFORD BOOK FESTIVAL . It will take place on Saturday, March 5 and Sunday, March 6, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. each day. It will take place at Groundwork!, in the Quest Center at 1213 Purchase St. in New Bedford, MA. You enter Groundwork! using the building’s side entrance on Maxfield St. for direct access to the New Bedford Book Festival. The book festival is a free, public event. Over 40 authors, publishers and rare book sellers will offer their books for sale at the festival.