Friday, April 7, 2017

9-10 a.m. General Session with Bryan Collier
Ballrooms
(0.1 CEU)


10:15-11:30 a.m. Autographing at Barnes and Noble


10:30-11:30 a.m. Second Chance Concurrent Sessions

S1. Extra, Extra! MLC's Non-Traditional Resources and Summer Reading Programs
Ally Watkins and Tracy Carr - Room 214
(0.1 CEU)

S2. Got a Story? Publish It!
Sarah Campbell, Cheryl Mathis, and Linda Williams Jackson - Room 218 B
(0.1 CEU)

S3. Now Trending... #SocialMediaInSchoolLibraries
Tamela Camp Miller and Melissa Adkins - Room 218 A
(0.1 CEU)

S4. Reaching Older Readers Panel
Melanie Hays and Crystal Giles - Room 216
(0.1 CEU)

S5. Summer Reading Programs
Mac Buntin - Room 228
Build a Better World PowerPoint
(0.1 CEU) 


Noon – 1:30 p.m. Luncheon with Pete Hautman ($20)
MENU
Ballrooms
(0.1 CEU)


1:45-2:45 p.m. Concurrent Sessions

A1. Community Programming Panel
Claudia Nisbett, Nancy Opalko, Nancy Varian, and Meridith Wulff - Room 210
(0.1 CEU) 

A2. Reaching Older Readers Panel
Melanie Hays and Crystal Giles - Room 216
(0.1 CEU)

A3. Maker Spaces: Making Connections to Literature
Jane Claes, Janet Hilbun, and Lillian McEnery - Room 218 A
(0.1 CEU)

A4. Writing and Remembering in Black and White
Linda Williams Jackson and Corabel Shofner - Room 218 B
(0.1 CEU)

A5. When It's Hard to Find the Helpers: Post-Election Bibliotherapy and Creating Safe Spaces for Our Youth
Jon Pope and Kim Becnel - Room 214
(0.1 CEU)

A6. Step Right Up and Get Your Free Education Resources!
Michele Frasier-Robinson - Room 228
(0.1 CEU) 


3-4 p.m. Concurrent Sessions

B1. Got a Story? Publish It!
Sarah Campbell, Cheryl Mathis and Linda Williams Jackson - Room 210
(0.1 CEU)

B2. We Need to See Each Other: Great Graphic Novels that Embrace Diversity
Kim Becnel and Robin Moeller - Room 214
(0.1 CEU)

B3. Picture Books as Learning Resources: From Pre-K to Middle School
Jennifer Luetkemeyer and Laura Clark - Room 216
(0.1 CEU)

B4. Magnolia Award- Mississippi Children's Choice
Venetia Oglesby - Room 218 A
(0.1 CEU)

B5. Extra, Extra! MLC's Non-Traditional Resources and Summer Reading Programs
Ally Watkins and Tracy Carr - Room 218 B
(0.1 CEU)

B6. Summer Reading Programs
Mac Buntin - Room 228
Build a Better World PowerPoint

(0.1 CEU) 


5-7 p.m.
Children's Book Festival 50th Annual Closing Reception with Wendell Minor
Oddfellows Gallery