**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.
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 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 George O'Connor||$20|