This week public librarians in the USA will meet in Philadelphia to attend the Public Library Association 2012 Conference. I am looking forward to attending the conference, meeting colleagues and attending fab programs.
Check out the Conference Program for useful information about the conference, PLA Unconference, and Philly’s restaurants and local attractions. If you can’t attend the conference in person, no worries! You can still attend PLA Virtual Conference.
Below is my schedule including suggested programs and my two speaking engagements. Let’s keep in touch during the conference! Email, text or Direct Message me.
Wednesday, March 14
Book Buzz and lunch with Nancy Pearl
Opening with Robert Kennedy- Terrace Ballroom 4th Floor
Exhibits opening reception
Thursday, March 15
^ Family Literacy Focus: Serving Diverse communities through Innovative Library-Based Programs @ PCC – 115-C
^Why Libraries matter: empowering community voices – ALA President initiative @ PCC- 114
Freedom to Read Foundation Meet & Greet
Friday, March 15
Speaking at the following two programs:
8:15-9:30 a.m. Successful Partnerships to Serve Immigrant communities Today Room PCC- 117
4:15-5:15 p.m. Trends and Tips to Help English and Hispanic elders online – PCC 116