Cuba Libro - Join the Texas Library Association & Texas State Library and Archives Commission as Flat Track Coffee is transformed into a Cuban café featuring Young People’s Poet Laureate Margarita Engle and author Emma Otheguy. Sip literary-inspired libations as Austin Public Library staff spin una selección of Spanish language music from the collection of the new Central Library.
Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Come join an INK-credible craft session creating your own front-page newspaper headlines. Jumpstart your creative juices using images from the Texas State Archives or draw your own picture to accompany your sensational story. TSLAC Public Information Officer Stephen Siwinski hosts drawing games with children’s book illustrators Mike Curato and Juana Martinez-Neal at the Texas Book Festival. For more information, contact Tracy Lash at (512) 463-5460 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
You Can Do I.T. Basic Library Technology Series Workshop. Wichita Fall Public Library, Wichita Falls, TX. Time: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Register at the You Can Do I.T. registration page. For more information, contact Cynthia Fisher at 512-463-4855, 800-252-9386 (toll-free in Texas), or email at email@example.com
Talking Book Program Public Awareness Coordinator Jaclyn Owusu gives an informational presentation about the Talking Book Program at the National Federation of the Blind of Texas Annual Conference, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Hobby Airport, 8181 Airport Blvd., Houston, TX 7706. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-800-252-9605.
School Program Coordinator Liz Philippi presents: These Aren’t Your Old Standards, The presentation will “unpack” the proposed State School Library Standards as well as reviewing the creation process and the differences between the current standards and proposed standards. At the Texas Library Association District 4 Fall Conference in Edinburg, TX. For more information contact Liz Philippi.