Category Archives: ACL Events

ACL Meeting Reminder, Lindsay Elected ALSC Pres.

ACL Meeting Friday, May 13, 2016:  Just a quick reminder for our Bay Area members!  Please join us for our ACL Meeting on Friday, May 13, 2016, from 9am–1pm at the Oakland Main Library.   We will have our usual Book … Continue reading

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New ACL Website, Review of “Raymie Nightingale”

Greetings to all our Blog visitors!  The Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California is revitalizing our website (http://www.bayviews.org/)  and blog. The new version of both will be unveiled in May 2016, so you might find us offline for a … Continue reading

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ACL Institute “Race Matters” Registration, Peggy Fortnum dies

“Race Matters: Practical Ways Libraries Can Celebrate All Youth:”  Registration is now open for ACL Institute 2016!  Please join us. The Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California (ACL) Proudly Presents Race Matters: Practical Ways Libraries Can Celebrate All Youth. Friday, June 3, … Continue reading

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ACL Meeting, Read-Alikes for “The War That Saved My Life”

ACL Meeting Friday, April 8, 2016:  Just a quick reminder for our Bay Area members!  Please join us for our ACL Meeting on Friday, April 8, 2016, from 9am–1pm at the Oakland Main Library.   We will have our usual Book … Continue reading

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ACL Meeting on Friday, March 11th, Peter Rabbit Coin

ACL Meeting Friday, March 11, 2016:  Just a quick reminder for our Bay Area members!  Please join us for our ACL Meeting on Friday, March 11, 2016, from 9am–1pm at the Oakland Main Library.   We will have our usual Book … Continue reading

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ACL Meeting on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

ACL Meeting Friday, February 5, 2016:  Just a quick reminder for our Bay Area members!  Please join us for our ACL Meeting on Friday, February 5, 2016, from 9am – 12:30pm at the Oakland Main Library.   We will have our … Continue reading

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Amelia Bloomer List, Performers’ Showcase, New BayNews for ACL

2016 Amelia Bloomer List Announced: Children’s books (for ages 0-18) with positive depictions of girls and women are the focus of the annual Amelia Bloomer List, part of the Feminist Task Force of the American Library Association’s Social Responsibility Round … Continue reading

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ACL Meeting Friday Jan. 8th, Gene Yang Named Ambassador, Mock Newbery Results

ACL Meeting Friday, January 8, 2016:  Just a quick reminder for our Bay Area members!  Please join us for our ACL Meeting on Friday, January 8, 2016, from 9am–12:30p, at the Oakland Main Library.   We will have our usual Book … Continue reading

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NY Times Names Best, ACL Meeting Reminder

New York Times Names Notable Children’s Books: The New York Times announced its list of Notable Children’s Books for 2015 – http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/06/books/review/notable-childrens-books-of-2015.html?emc=edit_bk_20151204&nl=bookreview&nlid=28260921&ref=headline&_r=0     ACL Meeting Friday, December 11, 2015:  Just a quick reminder for our Bay Area members!  Please join … Continue reading

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SLJ Names Best Books, ACL Performers’ Showcase Registration Open

SLJ Names Best Books of 2015: Check out School Library Journal’s choices for the best children’s and teen books from this year – http://www.slj.com/best-books-2015/#_ . ACL’s Annual Performers’ Showcase: Come see over thirty children’s performers, all in one day, all … Continue reading

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