Becky Brasington Clark
Director, Library of Congress Publishing Office
Acting Director, Center for the Book
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On Feb 7, 2018, at 3:00 PM, Charles Johanningsmeier <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

Hi All: Much as I have enjoyed reading of your activities – all for the good of reading! – I was wondering how, since I am no longer with the Nebraska Center for the Book, I could get taken off your list serve? I would appreciate it!


Best wishes,




Dr. Charles Johanningsmeier

Professor, Department of English

Wardle Chair of the College of Arts and Sciences

University of Nebraska at Omaha

Omaha, NE  68182-0175

(402) 554-3319


From: Center for the Book state centers communication [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Walker, Suzanne
Sent: Wednesday, February 07, 2018 1:55 PM
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Subject: Program Guide for our Early Literacy Firefly Award


This is the first time we’ve created a program guide for our picture book award. Just wanted to share with you all!



From: Walker, Suzanne
Sent: Wednesday, February 07, 2018 2:41 PM
To: aisle <[log in to unmask]>; Inchildprog <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: 2018 Firefly Program Guide!


The 2018 Indiana Early Literacy Firefly Program Guide is now live on our website:


The guide is chock-full of ideas for using the five nominated titles in your storytimes, pre-school classrooms, or daycares. There is even a storytime already planned out for you using all five books.


As a reminder, the last day to turn in votes is May 16th. Anyone who collects votes is welcome to turn them in. All you have to do is email your tallies to [log in to unmask].


For more information on the Firefly Award, please visit our website here:


The ballot with the five nominated titles is here:


Thank you! Have fun!


Suzanne Walker

Indiana Young Readers Center Librarian

Director – Indiana Center for the Book

Indiana State Library

140 N. Senate Ave

Indianapolis, IN 46204

(317) 232-3700

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