Thursday, November 14, 2019 -
9:00am to 4:45pm
Naperville PL 95th St. Branch

Join ARRT for an all-day conference covering a wide variety of RA Topics!

After a continental breakfast, Rebecca Vnuk, Executive Director of LibraryReads, will kick off the day discussing Librarians as Influencers.

Each attendee will be able to attend three breakout sessions from the list of eight topics. You'll be prompted to rank the breakouts you are most interested in when you register!

#OwnVoices for All Readers: Incorporating EDI Values into RA Service
Developing Inclusive Reading Challenges
Genre 101: Using Your New Workbook
Genre Study Success: Hosting Your Own — Big or Small
Large Scale Book Based Programming: From Idea to Event Day & Everything In-Between
New Way RA
NoveList: Unlocking Themes
Working with LibraryReads Panel
Lunch is included, and preceded by a "Book Buzz" by Sourcebooks.

Author, reviewer, and educator Gabino Iglesias will speak on I Don't See Race, I Only Care About the Story and Other Polite Microagressions sponsored by NoveList.

All participants will receive a digital copy of The ARRT Popular Fiction List, 5th edition, ARCs from Sourcebooks, and new ideas to share!

Event Coordinator: Nicole Steeves
Phone: 847.639.2274

Registration is $60 for ARRT members and $75 for non-members. If you are a 2019 member, you can also renew your membership for 2020 now! If you aren't a member, your registration fee will include a 2020 membership. Click here to