NYLA is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a full day professional development event in conjunction with Book Expo America. This program will include a keynote address, and two program sessions.
The complete program offers five contact hours of continuing education.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
|9:00 AM - 10:00 AM||Registration|
|10:00 AM - 11:30 AM||Keynote Address with Garry Golden|
|11:30 AM - 1:00 PM||Lunch on Own|
|1:00 PM - 2:30 PM||Program Session One|
|2:30 PM - 3:00 PM||Break|
|3:00 PM - 4:30 PM||Program Session Two|
Details on our program topics and speakers can be found HERE.
Includes access to the keynote address and all workshops; participation my qualify for up to five contact hours of continuing education.
Early Bird rate expires April 15, 2013
Book Expo America (BEA) runs from Thursday, May 30 - Saturday, June 1
Participation in the BEA show requires a separate registration.
Check out the BEA website for more information about the show, and their love of librarians!
Travelling to Book Expo America this year? NYLA is once again providing a bus free of charge for transportation to and from the Javits Center on Thursday May 30.
The bus will be departing from Albany, with additional stops in New Paltz and West Nyack, arriving at the Javits Center around 9am. We will depart from the Javits at 6 pm.
The transportation schedule will be as follows:
Albany, NY – 5:30am
Crossgates Mall in the Macy’s overflow lot, upper level West End.
New Paltz, NY – 7:00am
Park and Ride Commuter Lot, southside of Rt. 299 at the New Paltz toll Plaza (Exit 18)
West Nyack, NY – 8:15am
Palisades Mall, Lot J (Palisades Center Ring Rd. across from Home Depot)
To ensure a spot on the bus, please be sure to sign up (along with anybody else you will be riding with). You can do this at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/XDFQ8V7
Please note, that the bus will not wait, so please be on time to your stop.
Check out this new original series from BookExpo America (BEA) and Huffington Post Books. This new video series combines the love of books with the love of cupcakes— Have Your (Cup)Cake and Read it Too! You can access it on www.bookbliss.com and Huffington Post Books.