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Local artist and writer Anthony Ithurralde, will present his children’s book entitled Andre the Alligator at a second book signing on Sept. 4, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Ely Art Bank. This enchanting story is about Andre the Alligator who wants to make friends. The story is written by Betty Orr and illustrated with beautiful drawings by Ithurralde. The book signing is hosted by the Ely Renaissance Society at the Ely Art Bank, located at 399 Aultman Street. Everyone is welcome to come meet Ithurralde and purchase an autographed copy of the book.8-26 Book Signing