ACL Debuts New Website and Blog: The Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California has a new website – www.bayviews.org/ . Be sure to check it out for lots of new content and ease of use. We are still loading many of our storytime pages, but should have everything up by the end of May. Also, our blog is also new, so even if you were a past subscriber, you will need to resubscribe: www.bayviews.org/blog/ . We hope you enjoy our new site!
Latino Library Services Mini-Conference: “Recalibrar! Reshaing Library Service for the Latino Community.” Fashioned for library workers, everyone is welcome, conference will be conducted in English. Presenter line up includes:
- Biblioteca Popular Victor Martinez (Community Library in Oakland, CA)
- Reyna Grande (Author/Activist: The Distance Between Us)
- Roberto Haro (Author/ Scholar-Activist)
- Luis Herrera (Director, San Francisco Public Library)
- Patty Wong (Director, Yolo County Library)
When: Friday, May 20, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM (PDT) .
Where: San Leandro Public Library – Main Library 300 Estudillo Avenue, San Leandro, CA 94577.
Ninth Children’s Choice Awards Announced: Marc Brown and R.L. Stine’s collaboration The Little Shop of Monsters was among the winners of the Ninth Children’s Choice Book Awards, announced during Children’s Book Week in May. The award is sponsored by the Children’s Book Council. For all the winners, see: www.cbcbooks.org/ninth-annual-childrens-choice-book-awards-winners-announced-during-the-97th-annual-childrens-book-week/#.VzIrcuRf-70