REGISTRATION OPENS JULY 21, 2016
LIBRARIES @ THE CENTER | SEPTEMBER 28-30, 2016 | KALAHARI
Libraries are evolving by creating new partnerships, offering new technology, and building physical spaces where their communities can learn, meet, and create. The 2016 Convention & Expo will explore how libraries are at the center of their communities. Choose from more than 50 educational sessions, view exhibits and listen to award-winning authors share their stories. Plan now to attend. Registration will open July 21, 2016.
Jacqueline Woodson is a critically acclaimed author of books for young adults includingNew York Times Bestseller and National Book Award Winner Brown Girl Dreaming.
Keynote Speaker | Wednesday, September 28 | 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Karin Slaughter is one of the world’s most popular and acclaimed storytellers. She is the author of more than a dozen crime novels, including the Will Trent and Grant County series and the New York Times bestsellers, Cop Town and Pretty Girls.
Keynote Speaker | Thursday, September 29 | 1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Shaka Senghor is the leading voice on criminal justice reform and author of the New York Times bestseller Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison.
Keynote Speaker | Friday, September 30 | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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*In order to qualify for the member rate, the registrant must be an individual member of the OLC.
Exhibits Only Rate Per Day: $85 | Spouse/Guest (non-library) Rate: $40
NOTE: On site Registration is an additional $25 | Registration Deadline: Sept. 9, 2016
If you are looking for a way to have fun while meeting new people and seeing old friends, consider volunteering at the Registration or Hospitality Desk at the 2016 Convention & Expo. Send an email with your contact information and times available to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Convention Headquarters: Kalahari Resort & Convention Center