Saturday, April 27, 2013, 9:30am – Noon at the Jane Addams Hull-House Museum, 800 South Halsted, Chicago, Illinois 60607.
In Conjunction With The Jane Addams Book Awards Committee’s Announcement of the 2013 Award Winners and Honorees
Join us for the announcement of the book awards honoring exemplary children’s literature that most effectively promote peace, social justice, world community, and gender and racial equality to young readers.
The program will include a presentation by elementary school educators Susan Freiss and Jennifer Peterson.
During their presentation, the Chicago Childcare Collective will help younger children in a craft/bookmaking activity.
Then the kids will join us for a book reading and discussion.
Following the program we’ll tour the Museum and convene a cluster meeting of Chicago area Wilpfers.