Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Calling all teachers & librarians! #Kidlit Panel in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Hope to see many of you on September 13th in Green Bay!

Crossroads in Kids’ Books: A Conversation with Educators, Parents, Librarians & Authors
Don’t miss this discussion, panel and social event for people involved in getting books 
into kids’ and teenagers’ hands.

panel of teachers, librarians, parents and authors will discuss children’s books today and answer your questions. Following the panel, there will be an informal meet-and-greet session in which librarians, educators, parents, and children's authors and illustrators can network, exchange ideas, and join forces toward initiatives aimed at getting kids and teens excited about reading. Author appearances and signings, too!

If you’re raising kids, teaching kids, or working in literacy or publishing, come network with others in the field on Sep. 13 in Green Bay, WI.

Date: Saturday, Sep. 13, 2014

Time: 9:30 a.m. doors open, 10 a.m. panel11 a.m. social   featuring refreshments, author appearances and signings!

Location: Brown County Central Library, 515 Pine St., Green Bay
FYI: Approach from Madison St. due to construction on Monroe Ave

Cost: FREE

Registration is not required, but appreciated. Email or call 920-471-4168 to RSVP.

Panelists include:
Peter Angilello, Library Media Specialist for the Green Bay Public Schools
Sandy Kallunki, Children's Services Supervisor for Brown County Central Library
Jamie A. Swenson, Janesville librarian and author of Boom, Boom, Boom, Big Rig, If I Were a Dog (to be released Sep. 30)
Patricia Brennan Demuth, Author of nonfiction books for early and middle-grade readers such as Who is Bill Gates?, What Was Ellis Island?, and Snakes.
JoAnna Kloster, Elementary educator with 20+ years’ classroom experience
Miranda Paul, Parent,
former teacher, and children’s author

Author appearances/signings by: 

Julie Mata
Jamie A. Swenson
Patricia Brennan Demuth
Andrea Skyberg
Michael Greer
Stephenie Hovland
Elizabeth Jaeger 

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