Registration Rates

 **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.

Preregistration has closed for the 2016 Festival.  You may register on-site beginning at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, April 6th, on the 3rd floor of the Thad Cochran Center.

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Requests for the Children’s Book Festival registration fee refunds must be made in writing to the address below. Requests received on or before March 25, 2016, will receive a full refund, less a $20 processing fee.  After March 25, partial refunds may be available.

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

Early-bird registration must be received by February 14, 2016

Regular registration begins on February 15, 2016.

After March 25, 2016, you must register on-site.

 

Early Bird (By February 14)    Regular Registration (Begins February 15) 
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 RatesEarly BirdRegular  Southern Miss Community (all three days) 
Wednesday $100 $125 Faculty and staff $75
Thursday $100 $125 Full-time student $40
Friday $100 $125   
      
Additional Events     
Thursday Ezra Jack Keats Awards Luncheon $20    
Friday Luncheon with George O'Connor $20