The New England Children’s Booksellers Advisory Council is a voluntary organization dedicated to excellence in independent children’s bookselling. We offer a support network to any current NEIBA member who shares the goal of encouraging quality and service within the children’s book industry, and also a means for helping NEIBA organize periodic educational programming.
August 11, 2016
Wellesley Books, 82 Central Street, Wellesley MA
10:00 am Coffee, pastries, and conversation
10:30 am Preparing for the Fall Holidays
Back-to-school, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza, New Year’s, and everything in between!
Robin Sung in conversation with Wellesley Books Gift Buyer and Children’s Buyer, Lauren D’Alessio and Collen Connors
11: 00 am Fall Holiday Title Share
1:00 pm Bookstores and Current Events
Small group discussions on the role of the bookstores during times of crisis and best practices with responding to current events in the children’s section using appropriate and age sensitive books.
2:00 pm Wrap-up discussion and Fall Conference update
3:30 pm Visit Wellesley Books!