Well-known names in literacy, news and radio will come together this weekend for the annual Newton Free Library Spring Fling.
The celebration will be held Saturday, April 6 at 6:30 p.m. and will include hors d'oeuvres, a silent auction and discussion with some of the area's best known authors.
MacMullan, who is a writer and contributor to ESPN and espnboston.com, is the author of "When the Game Was Ours" and "Shaq Uncut: My Story."
McGrory, a former White House correspondent and longtime Globe columnist, is the author of four political thrillers as well as his most recent memoir, "Buddy: How a Rooster Made Me a Family Man."
Saturday's event will also feature remarks from Honorary Chair Tom Ashbrook, host of NPR's "On Point."
Tickets for the Newton Free Library Spring Fling are $125 and available online. Proceeds will go toward the purchase of library materials.
For more information about the event or tickets, call the Development Office at 617-796-1407.
Note: The library will close early on Saturday, at 4 p.m., for the Spring Fling.