The Arne Nixon Center Advocates would like to invite everyone to their Annual Meeting on November 1, 2013, in the Henry Madden Library at Fresno State. Award-winning picture book author and illustrator Elisa Kleven will be the guest speaker. A catered reception for the author will begin at 6:00 p.m. Her talk entitled, “Scraps and Imagination: Creating Miniature Worlds in Childhood and in Children’s Books” will begin at 7:00 p.m. The program is free and open to the public. RSVP to [email protected]. For more information, please send email to [email protected] or call the Arne Nixon Center at 559.278.8116. http://www.arnenixoncenter.org/events/anca_annual_2013.shtml.