Yes! The wait is over. Thousands of librarians will descend in Washington DC this Thursday ready to rock the American Library Association’s Annual Conference.
As President of REFORMA, I will be speaking at various programs. I also look forward to work with two ALA committees, IFC and IFRT. Below are the highlights of my schedule including fabulous programs! If you want to meet during the conference, email, Tweet or text!
For a complete list of REFORMA events including locations, visit REFORMA Wiki.
Thursday, June 24
Spectrum Leadership Institute Professionals Options Fair
Friday, June 25
Intellectual Freedom Committee I
Incoming ALA Committee Chairs Lunch & Orientation
Intellectual Freedom Round Table Meeting I
REFORMA Executive Committee Meeting I
Saturday, June 26
Immigration Issues and Library Services – presented by REFORMA with SALALM
ALA Council Orientation- NEW Councilor!
REFORMA Building Community – REFORMA President’s Program @ WCC 203 A/B, Sat. June 26, 10:30-12:00
Advocacy and Social Media: Library Services for All in the Community – presented by REFORMA with PLA
Sunday, June 27
REFORMA Board of Officers Meeting
Successful Stories: Library Services in Latin America – presented by REFORMA with IFLA/LAC
Pura Belpre Celebration
The New Professional Paradigm: Redefining the New Librarian
Newberry Caldecott Banquet
Monday, June 28
REFORMA Membership Meeting
REFORMA Executive Committee Meeting II
Intellectual Freedom Round Table Meeting II
Membership Meetings Committee Meeting
Blasphemy: When Religious Values Clash with Intellectual Freedom Values- presented by the IFC
Intellectual Freedom Committee III
International Relations Reception
ALA Council Forum
Tuesday, June 29
ALA Awards Rehearsal
ALA Award Reception/Ceremony! – Receiving the Elizabeth Futas Catalyst for Change Award!! and receiving the Marshall Cavendish Excellence in Library Programming Award given to Queens Library for the Queens Library HealthLink and Cancer Action Councils.