Librarians Day

Friday, August 28

1:00 - 6:30 p.m. (CDT)

Cost: $25

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Librarians, join us Friday, August 28, for a virtual Librarians Day! We're working on great programming designed specifically for you, so check back in the next few weeks for more information.

Librarians Day Keynote: Virginia Kantra

Virgina KantraNew York Times best-selling author Virginia Kantra is the author of thirty novels. Her stories have earned numerous awards including two Romance Writers of America's RITA® Awards and two National Readers' Choice Awards. 

Meg and Jo, her debut women’s fiction novel, received starred reviews from Publisher’s Weekly and the American Library Association’s Booklist and was praised by People Magazine. 

Virginia is married to her college sweetheart, a coffee shop owner who keeps her supplied with caffeine and material. They make their home in North Carolina, where they raised three (mostly adult) children. She is a firm believer in the strength of family, the importance of storytelling, and the power of love.   

Her favorite thing to make for dinner? Reservations.


Schedule of Events

All times are Central Time.

Friday, August 28, 2020

Keynote with Virginia Kantra

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Creative Marketing Panel

Speakers: Kilby Blades, Rosanne Backlin, and Steve Ammidown, Browne Popular Culture Library, Bowling Green State University
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Authors to Know: Authors Discuss Favorites

Speakers: Nina Crespo, C. Chilove, and Elizabeth Schechter
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Ten Trends in Romance Fiction and Programming

Speakers: Amy Alessio and Susan Gibberman
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Networking Event

7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

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Cathie Linz Memorial Fund

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