The CTCB offers a series of events at the NLU North Shore campus for teachers, librarians or anyone interested in children's literacy. Most events are free, however an RSVP is appreciated if you are planning to attend, so we may plan accordingly. CPDUs are given out at all events.
Local Author and Illustrator Showcase
Saturday, September 27
NLU North Shore campus
3rd floor public forum room
5202 Old Orchard Road
Skokie, IL 60077
Hosted in partnership with the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, Illinois Chapter, and SCIRA (The Suburban Council of the International Reading Association)
- Morning session, 9 to 11:30am
Visit with authors and illustrators, Free
Marlene Targ Brill
Fern Schumer Chapman
|Jan Spivey Gilchrist
Laura Nyman Montenegro
Miriam Busch/Larry Day
- Afternoon Session, 12:30 to 3:30pm
Professional Development, Please note that a $50 registration fee will apply
Lunch, 11:30am to 12:30pm
Lunch with a local author/illustrator
Keynote Speaker W. Nikola-Lisa, 12:30 to 1:15pm
How I Work: As a Writer, As a Teacher
Breakout Session I, 1:30 to 2:15pm
Breakout Session II, 2:30 to 3:15pm
Please fill out the attached Registration Form and email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail your registration/payment to:
ATTN: Annie Miller
National Louis University, North Shore campus
Center for Teaching through Children’s Books, Suite 300
5202 Old Orchard Road, Skokie IL 60077
*A friendly reminder that only the afternoon session has a $50 registration fee.
Questions? Contact the CTCB at email@example.com
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