Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Save the Date for the 15th Anniversary Celebracion of the Pura Belpre Award

On June 26, 2011 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. during the American Library Association’s Annual Conference, REFORMA (The National Association to Promote Library and Information Services to Latinos and the Spanish-Speaking) and the Association of Library Service to Children (ALSC) will celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Pura Belpré for Latino children’s literature. As part of the Quince Celebracíon, we will commemorate 15 years of excellence in children’s literature written and/or illustrated by Latinos. We will also confer the awards to the 2011 winning Belpré authors and illustrators. This free event is one not to be missed. Need more information? Contact Hope to see you there!