Book your Author Visit, Workshop or Speaking Engagement

with Ayana Sala Baugh!

Full Author Visit – Great for groups of 50 or more children

  • Author backstory discussion
  • Book Reading
  • Bullying discussion
  • Question and answer session
  • Anti-bullying Promise Pledge signing
  • Book giveaway contest
  • Award certificate distribution

Author Talk – Great for groups of 50 or less children

  • Author backstory discussion
  • Book Reading
  • Bullying discussion
  • Question and answer session
  • Anti-bullying Promise Pledge signing

Book Reading with Musical Activity – Ages 3-5

  • Reading of book series, ‘Loopiethotamus, The Chihuahua Who Thinks He is a Hippopotamus’
  • Activity to original music                      

Anti-Bullying Workshop – Ages 4-11

  • Intro to the ‘Dare to Be H.I.P.P.-O.’ anti-bullying value motto
  • Q&A Anti-Bullying Discussion with the Author
  • Create artwork based off of the Anti-bullying value motto (whenever applicable)

'I Am Not Afraid' Stage Play Workshop – Ages 7-17

  • Read script and answer in-depth questions about the play’s themes and values
  • Act out scenes in groups with accompanying costuming
  • Create artwork based on the play’s value motto
  • Write a letter about preventing/ending bullying

For Ladies…Only Workshop – Ages 8 to adult

  • Topics include: Am I My Sister’s Keeper?; Cyberbullying; Superficiality; Belief in Oneself; Creating Proper Friendships; Accomplishing Goals; etc.
  • Lecture and open discussion
  • Letter writing or Card making with another lady in the group

The Road to Respect Workshop – Ages 6 and up         

  • Topics include: The Role of the Parents; The Role of the Child; Respect; Obedience; Honor; Displaying good manners; Making good decisions; Consequences; Seeds; Making and keeping promises; Forgiveness
  • Hands on exercise to demonstrate respect and obedience

Girl Scouts Speaking Engagement "Who Are You to You?"

November 2013


Bowling Green Elementary School 1st Author Visit

March 2013


Loopiethotamus Book Signings

April 2011 to Present

The 'I Am Not Afraid' Stage Play

Written, Produced and Directed by Ayana Sala Baugh

Music Arrangement by Jay Johnson, Song Lyrics by Ayana Sala Baugh

September 19 and 20, 2014


Bluestone High School Author Visit

February 22, 2016


Elijah House Academy Author Visit

April 21, 2016


The Bridge Learning Center Author Visit

June 21, 2016



St Peter Baptist Church Author Visit

June 24, 2016


A Child is Born Learning Center Author Visit

June 29, 2016


Antioch Baptist Church Learning Center Author Visit

July 14, 2016


A More Excellent Way of Learning Author Visit

July 25, 2016