Center for Children's Books Calendar

Center for Children's Books Calendar

skip to events

calendar tabs

  •  All 
  • Month
  • Week
  • Day
  • (Selected tab) Detail

Event Detail Information

"Reading is Not Optional" Lecture with Walter Dean Myers

SpeakerWalter Dean Myers
Date Mar 25, 2013
Time 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  
Location Champaign Public Library, Robeson Pavilion Rooms A&B
Sponsor The Center for Children's Books, The Children's Book Council, and Champaign Public Library
Event type Other
Views 932
Originating Calendar CCB Events

Critically acclaimed author and current National Ambassador for Young People's Literature Walter Dean Myers will be speaking on his platform as Ambassador, "Reading is Not Optional," as well as on aspects of his writing career. Students, parents, and educators are all encouraged to attend. A Q&A session and book signing will follow the 45-minute lecture, with books available for purchase.

Illinois educators who attend the event are eligible to receive CPDUs for attending.

CCB Resource Calendar (for CCB staff use only)

link for robots only