Upcoming School Visits
Tillicum Middle School (AVID) - Bellevue, WA (March 6)
sponsored by KCLS (Lake Hills Library)
Newtown Elementary - Newtown, PA (March 15)
St. John's School - Houston, TX (March 27-28)
Harbor Day School - Corona Del Mar, CA (April 5)
Chadwick School - Palos Verdes, CA (April 11)
Carnation Elementary - Carnation, WA (April 7)
sponsored by KCLS (Carnation Library)
Pequenakonck School - North Salem, NY (April 17)
Steelton-Highspire Elementary - Steelton, PA (April 18)
Oak Street School - Basking Ridge, NJ (May 18)
Upcoming Conferences and Library Events
Seattle Reading Council (March 9) - "Poetry Across the Curriculum" and "Poetry for Social Change"
PA Writing & Literature Project - West Chester University (March 18) - "A Poetry Friday Power Approach to Writing & the Arts"
Latino Children's Literature Conference - San Antonio, TX (March 23-25) - "Celebrating Diversity with Poetry"
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) - Los Angeles, CA (March 31 - April 2) - "Poetry & Science"
Penn State Harrisburg - Harrisburg, PA (April 18) - "Cultural Connections: Celebrating Diversity, Writing, and Poetry"
TLA - San Antonio, TX (April 20 - 21)
Thurs 4/20, 11:45am: "Poetry Round Up" hosted by Sylvia Vardell (Janet Wong with 7 other poets)
TLA - Friday 4/21, 8:30am: "Building Blocks of Language Learning" with Sylvia Vardell and Shirley Smith Duke
Bentonville Youth Literature Festival - Bentonville, AR
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, OK (April 30 - May 2) "Celebrate Community—with Poetry!"
BYU Arts Express - Provo, UT (June 13)
"Integrating Literacy and the Arts" with Sylvia Vardell
ILA - Orlando, FL (July 15-16)
Sat 7/15, 3-5pm: "Poetry and Social Change" (Literacy & Social Responsibility SIG session
"Literacy and the Arts" with Sylvia Vardell