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Our 2017-2018 schedule is in formation by our President Stacie Bell. Mailings are sent to members before each meeting at their e-mail address with full details and RSVP info., so please assure your e-mail address is accurate. Please note our “Idea Exchange.” Each meeting, we will spend 10 minutes sharing "Good News" ideas on the designated topic. Bring your ideas and hand-outs!

Book RoundupiconOCTOBER, 2017
Date and Time: Saturday, October 28 from 9:00-12:00
Place: Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State St. Enter on Plymouth Court, and go to Lower Level Multipurpose Room.
Host: Chicago Public Library's Children's Services
Program: Picture Book Roundup for new books since last April! Picture books are powerful and engaging illustrated texts. They can help children succeed in language arts, math, science, social studies, and the arts. Picture books appeal to children of all levels, interests, and learning styles. Join us for a ½ day informal professional development where we will read, discuss and share the latest and most noteworthy and best picture books. Refreshments will be provided. Contact Jason Driver at jdriver@chipublib.org or call 312-747-4780 for more information.
RSVP: Register through the Learning Hub Class Code 74579 and else on Eventbrite. This event is free and open to the public.

NOVEMBER, 2017
Date and Time: TBA
Place: TBA
Host: TBA
Program: TBA
RSVP: TBA
Idea Exchange: On-line resources and Computer-Based Book Quizzes
Note: New and renewal memberships for the new year will be gladly accepted. After this meeting, only current memberships will be active and receive notices. We need you!

DECEMBER, 2017
Date and Time: No Meeting ~ Happy Holidays!
Idea Exchange: Holiday Stories and Customs

JANUARY, 2018
Date and Time: TBA
Place: TBA
Host: TBA
Program: TBA
RSVP: TBA
Idea Exchange: Black History Month books and activities

FEBRUARY, 2018
Date and Time: TBA
Place: TBA
Host: TBA
Program: TBA
RSVP: TBA
Idea Exchange: Upper Grade Student Projects and Women’s History
Note: Only current memberships are active. Memberships that expired last year are inactive and will not receive further communications. We need you! Please go to our Membership Page for more info.

MARCH, 2018
Date and Time: TBA
Place: TBA
Host: TBA
Program: TBA
RSVP: TBA
Idea Exchange: PARCC and NWEA (MAP) testing
Note: If you are retiring this year, please contact Stacie Bell so you may be recognized and honored at our year-end luncheon celebration.

APRIL, 2018
Date and Time: TBA
Place: TBA
Host: TBA
Program: TBA
RSVP: TBA
Note: Nominations for all open 2017-2018 officer positions are due. Retiring members must contact Stacie Bell for recognition at our May or June luncheon.

MAY 2018
Date and Time: TBA
Place: TBA
Host: TBA
Program: TBA
RSVP: TBA
Note: We will hold elections for all open 2017-2018 officer positions. Nominations are still welcome!

AUGUST, 2018
Date and Time: Googlepolooza Day TBA.
Place: TBA
Host: CTLA
Program: "CTLAing" social event. We will look ahead to the new school year and strategize CTLA 2018-2019 meetings/activities and the status of school libraries and support resources! We especially hope all current and prospective officers can attend our "CTLAing" summer get-together planning session!

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