Saturday, January 29, 2011

Children’s Literary Salon: A Passel of Poets Feb. 5th (free)

The Children's Literary Salon at the Children's Center at 42nd St has announced a free event that may be of interest to some of our writers:

A Passel of Poets: Children’s Poetry in the Modern Age will bring us four children's poets in conversation about the state of modern children's poetry: Stephanie Calmenson, Bobbi Katz, Marilyn Singer and Charles R. Smith.

The event is free and requires no registration.

NESCBWI Conference May 13-15, 2011

Conference Schedule

The NESCBWI Conference is celebrating its 25th anniversary! Registration begins Feb. 15.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Connecticut Press Club Event 2/5/11

Connecticut Press Club Presents:
Writing for the YA & Children’s Market
Books ∙ Magazines ∙ TV

Angela Santomero
Creator of the breakthrough
children’s educational shows
Blue’s Clues
and Super WHY!


Darice Bailer, author
Michele Hofbauer, illustrator
Marianne Prokop, author/poet
David Linker, Editor, HarperCollins

Saturday, February 5, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The Norwalk Inn, 99 East Avenue (I-95 - Exit 16), Norwalk
Admission: $25.00 (CPC/FCC/NYPC/teachers and students with valid I.D.)
$30.00 non-members ∙ Admission includes buffet brunch

Reservations requested, but walk-ins welcome
Call (203) 968-8600 or e-mail