Upcoming Events


The Reserve SRQ – Date to be Determined

Sarasota, FL – Book Signing and Reading

Join Michael Dotsikas for a book reading and signing at Sarasota’s premiere bookstore and coffee house.  Autographed copies of Benjamin Birdie’s First Flight are available.


Past Events


Barnes & Noble – Saturday, September 23rd at 11:15 am

Smith Haven Mall – Lake Grove, NY

Join Michael Dotsikas for a book reading and signing of Benjamin Birdie’s First Flight. Free gifts (bookmarks, stickers, coloring sheets, puzzles) for everyone in attendance.





Sachem Library Fall Festival – Saturday, September 16th from 11:00am to 4:00pm

Sachem Library – Holbrook, NY 11741

Join Michael Dotsikas at Sachem Library’s Annual Author Fair. Autographed copies of Benjamin Birdie’s First Flight will be available. Free gifts (bookmarks, stickers, coloring sheets, puzzles) for everyone in attendance.


Barnes & Noble Bookfair – The International Preschools – December 10th, 2016 (10am – 3pm)

Barnes & Noble (150 East 86th Street, NYC)

Meet Michael Dotsikas (Author) & Morgan Spicer (Illustrator); autographed copies of Benjamin Birdie’s First Flight available.


Author Meet & Greet at the Town Book Store – October 1st, 2016 (from 2pm – 4pm)

270 E. Broad St., Westfield, NJ, 07090; (908) 233-3535 (Corner of E. Broad and Elmer St.)

Meet Michael Dotsikas; autographed copies of Benjamin Birdie’s First Flight available; free handouts (bookmarks, coloring sheets, word games).


Super Happy Healthy Kids Black Tie Gala – May 25, 2016

Super Happy Healthy Kids is an after school program whose mission is to engage kids with fun and valuable activities that pass on core values of kindness, leadership and motivation; and to have children create the future with strength and compassion.

Benjamin Birdie’s First Flight was auctioned off to the highest bidder in support of this wonderful organization.


International Day of Happiness – March 20th, 2016

Held at the United Nations (NYC)

Benjamin Birdie’s First Flight was chosen by Dr. Judy Kuriansky (event coordinator) to be given to all the Ambassadors & distinguished speakers at the event, because of its uplifting messages on friendship, compassion and honesty.


 James Luce Foundation Gala – March 10th, 2016

Several copies of Benjamin Birdie’s First Flight were donated to help the James Luce Foundation’s efforts in assisting orphans worldwide.


BOOK SIGNING – Saturday, January 30th (10am – 1pm)

Distinctive Toys (595 River Rd., Fair Haven, NJ)

Join myself and Morgan Spicer (illustrator) at our debut book signing for Benjamin Birdie’s First Flight. Fun activities & crafts for everyone!