Jun 7, 2018 | 7:00 PM | Thursday

Thu Jun 7, 7:00 PM - Sat Jun 9, 4:00 PM

Chaminade University

3140 Waialae Ave, Honolulu, HI 96816

Community: Honolulu

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The 19th Biennial Conference of Literature and Hawaii’s Children is a FREE three-day conference for parents, teachers, librarians, illustrators, and others interested in children’s literature.

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Since 1982, internationally recognized authors and illustrators have inspired and educated participants, making this the longest-running event exclusively devoted to children’s literature in Hawaii. Special guests of the conference include award-winning author Lee Cataluna and distinguished illustrator Patrick Ching.

WHEN:
Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Celebrate children’s literature with an evening of festivities for the whole family, including a performance by the Honolulu Theatre for Youth and featured work of Lee Cataluna, Patrick Ching and Lehua Parker.

Friday, June 8, 2018
• 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. – Welcome Remarks
• 8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m. – Keynote Speaker: Patrick Ching
• 10:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Teen Track Workshops: Patrick Ching and Lyz Soto
• 11 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. – Concurrent Presentations, Discussions and Workshops

Saturday, June 9, 2018
• 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. – Welcome Remarks
• 8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m. – Keynote Speaker: Lee Cataluna
• 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. – Concurrent Presentations, Discussions and Workshops
• 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Concurrent Presentations, Discussions and Workshops
• 12 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. – “Story Magic”: Children’s Activities, Arts & Crafts and Giveaways
• 1 p.m. 3:15 p.m. – Teen Track Workshops: Tammy Yee and Lehua Parker
• 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. – Theatrical Performance by Todd Farley
• 3:15 p.m. to 4 p.m. – Closing Celebration

* For a complete list of sessions, presentations and activities, please visit childrensliteraturehi.org.

WHERE:
Chaminade University, Tenney Theatre
3140 Waialae Avenue

REGISTRATION:
All sessions are free and open to the public. For more information or to register for the 19th Biennial Conference of Literature and Hawaii’s Children, visit childrensliteraturehi.org.

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