Hi, Amy. Thanks.

I look forward to seeing you.




From: Center for the Book state centers communication [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Amy Dawson
Sent: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 11:19 AM
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Subject: Re: upcoming Idea Exchange



I will need a room Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

I would also like to discuss literary maps, literacy and literary prizes, LAL updates, and NBF plans.


Looking forward to learning what's in store for the future and hearing about success stories from the field.






Amy E. Dawson
Manager, Literature Department &
Ohio Center for the Book
Cleveland Public Library
325 Superior Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
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From: Center for the Book state centers communication <[log in to unmask]> on behalf of Lamolinara, Guy <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 10:29 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: upcoming Idea Exchange




The 2018 Idea Exchange meeting of affiliated Centers for the Book  will be held Wednesday, May 9, 8:30-5, followed by a reception with representatives and members of COSLA (Chief Officers of State Library Agencies). COSLA will be holding a meeting at the Library that day as well.


The Reading-Promotion Partners meeting on the following day, Thursday, May 10, will be a daylong conference on literacy, tentatively featuring a keynote speaker and panel discussions on various topics relating to literacy. You are all invited to this meeting as well.


Because Monday and Tuesday, May 7-8 are National Library Legislative days, you may have plans to be in town for those as well.


We are hoping to secure a block of low-cost rooms for your stay and need to know your intentions. Could you please let us know by Tuesday, Jan. 30, whether you intend to join us and for which days you need a hotel room. This is not a firm commitment on your part, but this will allow us to move forward now on securing low-cost rooms.


Also, please send us your wishes/ideas for meeting topics on May 9. 


We are working on an agenda now and will send out as soon as possible.


Thank you,   


Guy Lamolinara

Communications Officer

Center for the Book

Library of Congress

101 Independence Ave. S.E.

Washington, DC 20540-4920


(202) 707-9217

(202) 707-0269 (FAX)


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