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"Reading is Not Optional" Lecture with Walter Dean Myers


Walter Dean Myers

Date Mar 25, 2013
Time 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  

Champaign Public Library, Robeson Pavilion Rooms A&B


The Center for Children's Books, The Children's Book Council, and Champaign Public Library

Event type CCB Events
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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.

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