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Monday, June 25 - 10:00am

10:00am - 10:30am
Graphic Novel Stage - With Great Stories Comes Great Responsibility Vendor demonstration/activity Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall Graphic Novel Stage
Description :

Whether you call them comics, graphic novels, or manga, books telling stories by blending words and pictures have changed the world of reading. Learn about the great power that the many categories of comics hold for your patrons and explore the responsibilities we face in helping them navigate these brave new worlds. Charles Brownstein provides an overview of the world of comics and addresses common challenge issues in a talk affirming why comics are a vital aspect of the 21st century library environment.

Panelist: Charles Brownstein, Executive Director, Comic Book Legal Defense Fund

Sponsors :
ALA
10:00am - 10:30am
Live @ your library Reading Stage: Daniel Handler & Maira Kalman Author Event, Vendor demonstration/activity Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall Live @ your Library Reading Stage
Sponsors :
ALA
10:00am - 10:30am
Macmillan Children's Publishing Group Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2534 (2)
Description :

Booth # 2534 - Lee Wardlaw, Author - Red, White, and Boom!

Sponsors :
UNO
10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Plus, Inc. Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2667
Description :

Booth # 2667 - Ruta Sepetys, Author - Between Shades of Gray

Sponsors :
UNO
10:00am - 11:00am
Penguin Young Readers Group Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2616
Description :

Booth # 2616 - Joan Bauer, Author - Close to Famous

Sponsors :
UNO
10:00am - 11:00am
Penguin Young Readers Group Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2616 (2)
Description :

Booth # 2616 - Christine Hinwood, Author - The Returning

Sponsors :
UNO
10:00am - 11:00am
PopTop Stage - The 817's Vendor demonstration/activity Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall PopTop Stage
Sponsors :
ALA
10:00am - 11:00am
Simon & Schuster, Inc. Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2600
Description :

Booth # 2600 - Deb Caletti, Author - The Story of Us

Sponsors :
UNO
10:00am - 11:00am
Simon & Schuster, Inc. Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2600 (2)
Description :

Booth # 2600 - Ellen Hopkins, Author - Perfect

Sponsors :
UNO
10:00am - 11:00am
Sourcebooks Inc. Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2352
Description :

Booth # 2352 - Katherine Grace Bond, Author - Summer of No Regrets

Sponsors :
UNO
10:00am - 12:00pm
Alex Awards Committee Meeting (YALSA) [Closed] Committee meeting Crowne Plaza Anaheim Resort
Cozumel
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
10:30am - 11:00am
Auditorium Speaker - Henry Winkler & Lin Oliver Speaker series Anaheim Convention Center
Ballroom DE
Description :

INTRODUCING Ghost Buddy: Zero to Hero with Henry Winkler & LIN OLIVER
The unbeatable team of Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver have paired together again to create a hilarious and engaging new series called “Ghost Buddy”. This series for middle school-aged kids addresses topics such as bullying and living in a blended family. You’ll get to know more about the unlikely friendship between Billy Broccoli, a young boy who just wants to fit in, and Hoover “The Hoove” Porterhouse, his super-cool ghostly roommate. Attendees will receive a classroom guide, poster and bookmarks which include activities for: Creative Writing, Arts and Crafts, Empathy and Anti-Bullying, Helping Others and Responsibility.
Henry and Lin's previous work together includes the extremely popular HANK ZIPZERseries. Henry is incredibly involved in children's welfare efforts and has proven to be an enormously successful and engaging speaker on the subject of children's literacy and learning. Lin Oliver is the creator of SCBWI and an educational specialist who has been writing engaging books for children for years. The two of them add up to a perfect pair for an engaging, and popular event!
Book signing in the Exhibit Hall on the PopTop Stagae immediately following event.

Sponsors :
ALA
10:30am - 11:00am
Graphic Novel Stage - Interview w/ Raina Telgameir (Scholastic) Vendor demonstration/activity Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall Graphic Novel Stage
Sponsors :
ALA
10:30am - 11:00am
Live @ your library Reading Stage: Malinda Lo Author Event, Vendor demonstration/activity Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall Live @ your Library Reading Stage
Sponsors :
ALA
10:30am - 11:00am
Zine Raffle Drawing Other Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall Zine Pavilion, Booth #1680
Description :

Drop your name in the raffle to win a beginning zine collection for your library! Must enter by 10:00AM on Monday.

Sponsors :
ALA
10:30am - 11:15am
Conversation Starters: Building for the Future Program Anaheim Convention Center
208A
Description :

With slim budgets, ensuring that new buildings and renovations meet your needs for years to come is a priority. What questions do libraries who are thinking of starting a construction project have? What advice can libraries who have recently built offer? Many of the libraries shown in glossy pictures in magazines look fabulous, but how well do they work? Come and share you ideas, concerns, and suggestions about building new spaces for the future.

Sponsors :
ALA
10:30am - 11:30am
Macmillan Children's Publishing Group Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2534
Description :

Booth # 2534 - Lane Smith, Author - Grandpa Green

Sponsors :
UNO
10:30am - 12:00pm
2013 Margaret A. Edwards Committee Meeting (YALSA) [Closed] Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Mezzanine Room 10
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
10:30am - 12:00pm
Awards Green Room (AASL) [Closed] Social event Hilton Anaheim
Palos Verdes A
Description :

Meet and mingle for the AASL 2012 Awards Recipients and the sponsors.

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
10:30am - 12:00pm
Board Governance & Development for Trustees, Friends, and Foundations Program Anaheim Convention Center
209A
Description :

Join this panel discussion to learn about board development, succession planning, and board governance. Panelists will include Sally Gardner Reed, executive director of ALTAFF; Kathy Gould, director of the Palos Verdes (Calif.) Library District; Jane Jones, past Trustee and current president of the Peninsula Friends of the Library (Palos Verdes, Calif.), and Debbie Sinclair, president of the Friends of the Aliso Viejo (Calif.) Library.