Feasting on Non-Fiction: What It Takes to Balance Your Reading Diet

Hear from authors Lesa Cline-Ransome (Light In the Darkness: A Story About How Slaves Learned in Secret; Young Pele, Soccer's First Star, among others), Marvin Terban (In a Pickle and Other Funny Idioms; Ready, Set,

Doodlebug

Sep
18

Doodlebug: A Novel in Doodles is a brand-new book told in a brave new style: doodle-writing, in which drawings are integrated with writing to create a book with the feel of a journal and novel in one. This presentation uses
Doodlebug as a springboard to quick workshop activities in which students experiment with the doodle-writing form.

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Capital Area Collaboration Event

Sep
18

Reading councils and other literacy organizations are collaborating for this special event to be held at the Century House in Latham,NY.  Watch for details.

Date: 
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 (All day)
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Iroquois Reading Council: Annual Mini-Conference

Sep
18

Iroquois Reading Council will host their annual MINI-CONFERENCE at SUNY Adirondack, Regional Higher Education Center.  Conference theme is, "Academic Vocabulary Strategies for K-8 Classrooms."  An Author Fair featuring several local authors as well as many exciting speakers are scheduled.  Members $15, Non-members $35.  Registration includes pizza and salad lunch.  For information contact Dr. Kathy Grant at grantk1955@yahoo.com or call 518-878-4425. 

Date: 
Saturday, November 16, 2013 - 8:30am to 3:15pm
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Iroquois Reading Council: Chronicle Book Fair

Sep
18

Iroquois Reading Council will be participating in the Chronicle Book Fair at the Queensbury Hotel in Glens Falls.  Over 100 authors are gathered under one roof.  The reading council will host book give-aways and childen's activities.

Date: 
Sunday, November 3, 2013 (All day)
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Iroquois Reading Council: Charlotte Award Books

Sep
18

Iroquois Reading Council will present a program about the new Charlotte Award ballot to be voted on in April 2014.  Members of the Charlotte Committee will present the 40 books on the new ballot and share information about how your class can participate.  It will be held on the SUNY Adirondack campus in the Regional Higher Education Center.  For more inormation contact Stan Cianfarano at stancian@aol.com.

Date: 
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
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