**Please note that our long-time festival registrars, Jim and Shirley Clark of Clark Systems Corp., have retired. If you need assistance setting up the book festival as a vendor, please contact our offices at (601) 266-4228.
Online registration is now open. Paper registration forms for those paying with purchase order or checks are also available. Simply circle the events you plan on attending and send it in with your check or purchase order information.
Refund and cancellation policy
Requests for the Children’s Book Festival registration fee refunds must be made in writing to:
Fay B. Kaigler Children’s Book Festival
School of Library and Information Science
118 College Drive #5146
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
Phone (601) 266-4228
Fax (601) 266-5774
Requests received on or before March 3, 2014, will receive a full refund, less a $20 processing fee. Refunds are not available after March 3.
Early-bird registration must be received by February 3, 2014.
Regular registration begins on February 4, 2014.
After March 14, 2014, you must register on-site.
On-site registration and pre-registered check-in opens at 8am Wednesday, April 9 and Thursday, April 10, and at 8:30 am on Friday, April 11. The registration desk is located on the 3rd floor of the Cochran Center.
|Early Bird (By February 3)||Regular Registration (Begins February 4)|
|All three days||$175||All three days||$200|
|All three days retired librarian/over 60||$150||All three days retired librarian/over 60||$180|
|Single-Day Rates||Early Bird||Regular||Southern Miss Community (all three days)|
|Wednesday||$100||$125||Faculty and staff||$75|
|Thursday Ezra Jack Keats Awards Luncheon||$20|
|Friday Luncheon with Small and Stewart||$20|