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Fay B. Kaigler Children's Book Festival

Celebrating excellence in children’s and young adult literature

Save the Date 2022

All 2021 Virtual Kaigler sessions are now available for viewing on the Southern Miss Institutional Repository, Aquila: View the Sessions. 

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Fay B. Kaigler Children's Book Festival

Cook Library
118 College Dr. #5146
Hattiesburg, MS 30406

Hattiesburg Campus

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The Festival began in 1968.

Over 300 teachers and librarians attend each year.

CEUs are available to Mississippi educators.