If you are attending the Midwinter Conference of the American Library Association this week, consider attending events by various associations and groups serving multicultural and multiethnic populations:
APALA Asian Arts Initiative – Lunch, Talk and Tour
Friday, January 24 at 12:00pm – 3:00pm
Asian Arts Initiative 1219 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
YALSA Research Forum
Friday, January 24, 2014 – 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Pennsylvania Convention Center, Room: 103 A
EMIERT MidWinter Social
Friday, January 24, 2014, 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Sky Lounge at Level 33, Loews Hotel, 1200 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107. Cash bar.
The United States Board on Books for Young People
Friday, January 24, 2014 – 8:00pm to 9:30pm
Loews Hotel, Room: Howe
APALA Social Dinner w/ special guests Ellen Oh, Soman Chainani and Phoebe Yeh
Saturday, January 26, 5:30pm – 8:00pm
Karma Restaurant and Bar, 114 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Get Lucky @ REFORMA’s Loteria!
Saturday, January 26, 7:00p.m. – ?
Loteria, Prizes, Salsa Dance Classes and more!
Art In Motion Dance Academy 231 N. 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
RUSA History/EMIERT German Society of Pennsylvania Tour
Sunday, January 26, 2014, 10:15am – 11:15am
611 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123
Diversity Research Update
Sunday, January 26, 2014 – 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Pennsylvania Convention Center, Room: 201 B
Sunday, January 26, 2014 – 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Mixto Restaurant 1141 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19107. $5.00 recommended donation accepted at the door.
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Observance and Sunrise Celebration
Monday January 27, 2014, 6:30am – 7:30am
Pennsylvania Convention Center, Room: 113 AB
ALA Youth Media Awards
Monday, January 27, 2014, 8:00am – 9:00am
Pennsylvania Convention Center, Grand Ballroom A