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Saturday, June 27 - 12:30pm

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Past-President's Luncheon (AASL) [Closed] Social event Offsite
Bluestem Brasserie
Description :

Luncheon for the past presidents of the AASL Board of Directors.

Bluestem Brasserie
One Yerba Buena Lane
San Francisco, CA 94103

Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 27 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Multi-Voice "Radio Play" Mystery Drama Author Event, Exhibitor session, Social event Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Grand BR A
Description :

Blackstone Audio presents a multi-Voice "Radio-Play" mystery dramatization written by McCavity Award-winning author, Brian Freeman. The narrator role will be performed by Freeman and actor/narrator, Joe Barrett, will play the male roles. The female roles will be shared by Karen Kleckner Keefe and Booklist editor Rebecca Vnuk.

The story, "Spitting Devil", features the character Lieutenant Jonathan Stride of the psychological suspense series, published by Blackstone Audio written by Freeman and narrated by Barrett.
This will be a unique and enjoyable event sure to draw a crowd of audio-loving librarian folk!

Brian Freeman (www.bfreemanbooks.com) is a bestselling author of psychological thrillers. His books have been sold in 46 countries and appeared in 20 languages. His novel SPILLED BLOOD won the award for Best Hardcover Novel in the International Thriller Writers Awards. All of his books are available in audio editions from Blackstone.
Joe Barrett has appeared both on and off Broadway as well as in hundreds of radio and television commercials. He has earned multiple AudioFile Earphones Awards and has won the prestigious Audie Award. He has narrated books by such authors as John Irving, Trevanian, Brian Freeman, Don Winslow, and James W. Huston.
Librarian Rebecca Vnuk is the Editor for Reference and Collection Management at Booklist Magazine. Little-known fact: she is also an accomplished actress, with a degree in Musical Theater.

Karen Kleckner Keefe is the director of the Hinsdale (IL) Public Library. She is a reviewer for Booklist Magazine and creator of the ShelfRenewal blog with her partner in crime, Rebecca Vnuk.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 27 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Beta Phi Mu General Assembly G-ALA Social event Parc 55 San Francisco
Market Street
Description :

The Beta Phi Mu General Assembly is held annually during the Annual ALA Conference. This event includes business meetings, chapter reports, new member initiation ceremony, announcement of 2015 scholarship recipients, and face to face networking. This is a catered event.

Sponsors :
AFL
Beta Phi Mu (Affiliate)

Saturday, June 27 - 4:30pm

4:30pm - 6:30pm
LLAMA Mentoring Program Social Social event Hotel Nikko
Golden Gate
Description :

LLAMA Mentoring Program Social

Saturday, June 27 - 5:00pm

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Libraries Fostering Community Engagement Reception Social event Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Pacific Suite B
Description :

Are you an expert in engaging your community? Or do you simply want to be? Join ALA’s Public Programs Office for a Libraries Fostering Community Engagement Reception at the 2015 ALA Annual Conference. Connect with like-minded library professionals at this informal networking reception. Share your ideas, vent your frustrations, and hopefully walk away inspired.

Please add the event to your Scheduler so we can know how many people to expect.

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ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
5:00pm - 7:00pm
PLA Reception - Invitation Only [Closed] Social event Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Sierra Suite I
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 27 - 5:30pm

5:30pm - 7:00pm
IS Soiree (ACRL IS) Social event Offsite
Off Site
Description :

ACRL Instruction Section Soiree, an evening social open to anyone interested in the ACRL Instruction Section.

5:30pm - 7:00pm
ULS Social (ACRL ULS) Social event Offsite
Off Site
Description :

social event

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5:30pm - 7:00pm
YALSA Happy Hour Social event Offsite
House of Shields, 39 New Montgomery St
Description :

Mix and mingle with YALSA members! House of Shields is just a short walk from the Convention Center. Come on up to the top floor, that is reserved for YALSA! Cash bar.

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Coretta Scott King Book Awards - Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement Reception [Closed] Other, Social event Westin St. Francis
Olympic Room
Description :

CSK-Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement reception. Please note that attendance is open only to invited guests.

Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 27 - 6:00pm

6:00pm - 8:30pm
The 17th Annual International Latino Book Awards Affiliate Event, Author Event, Social event Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Yerba Buena Salon 07
Description :

Over the last 16 years the International Latino Book Awards has honored 1,668 authors and publishers and has grown to become the largest Latino literary and cultural awards event in the USA. Winners have been chosen from across the USA and from 18 countries outside the USA. The Awards are produced by Latino Literacy Now in conjunction with REFORMA, the National Association to Promote Library and Information Services to Latinos and the Spanish-speaking and Las Comadres de las Americas.

Join us in celebrating this year's winners!

For more information visit: www.lbff.us/ILBA.php www.reforma.org www.lascomadres.com

Sponsors :
AFL
REFORMA (Affiliate)

Saturday, June 27 - 6:30pm

6:30pm - 7:30pm
WGSS Social Social event Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Union Square 08
Description :

The WGSS social takes place at a local restaurant immediately following the general membership meeting.

6:30pm - 8:30pm
GLBTRT Social Social event Offsite
SFPL Eureka Valley/Harvey Milk Branch
Description :

Connect with your colleagues at the GLBTRT Social! This social gathering is open to all attendees of ALA's Annual Conference. The Annual 2015 Social will be held at the Eureka Valley/Harvey Milk Memorial Branch of the San Francisco Public Library, 1 Jose Sarria Court. Suggested donation: $5 at the door.

Saturday, June 27 - 7:00pm

7:00pm - 9:00pm
SRRT/PLG Joint Membership Meeting and Social Social event Offsite
Off Site
Description :

Location: Offsite - SFPL West Portal Branch

Come join the Social Responsibilities Round Table for its Membership Meeting and Joint Social with the Progressive Librarians Guild at the West Portal Branch of the San Francisco Public Library at 190 Lenox Way, San Francisco, CA 94127. Also included are book talks by SRRT Action Councilors Al Kagan, author of “Progressive Library Organizations: A Worldwide History”, and Thomas M. Twiss, author of “Trotsky and the Problem of Soviet Bureaucracy”.

Saturday, June 27 - 8:00pm

8:00pm - 10:00pm
CANCELLED Noche de cuentos Affiliate Event, Author Event, Social event Moscone Convention Center
132 (N)
Description :

Enjoy an enchanting evening of performances celebrating the power of storytelling to unite communities. This NOCHE event will also feature an art auction of original art work donated by prominent Latino children's books illustrators in support of the 20th Anniversary celebration of the Pura Belpre Award. Enjoy the stories, enjoy the art!

For more information, please visit: http://nochedecuentos.org/

Sponsors :
AFL
REFORMA (Affiliate)

Sunday, June 28 - 7:30am

7:30am - 9:00am
Alexander Street Press Breakfast [Closed] Exhibitor session, Social event Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Yosemite Room
Description :

Alexander Street Customer Appreciation Breakfast: Please join us for breakfast to learn about our new and forthcoming online streaming academic products and collections followed by a presentation by our guest speaker.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Sunday, June 28 - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual Worlds Interest Group Meeting Discussion/Interest group, Social event Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Union Square 15 & 16
Description :

Brown Bag, mixed reality Meet & Greet, and discussion meeting of the ACRL Virtual Worlds Interest Group. Members will attend in person or online in the 3D Virtual World of Second Life. Guests and the merely curious are welcome.

Sunday, June 28 - 4:00pm

4:15pm - 6:00pm
D.I.Y. Tour Through San Francisco's Mission District Social event Offsite
Samovar Tea Lounge
Description :

Bypass all the touristy things to do in San Francisco and enjoy climate, culture, zines, books, coffee and more in San Francisco's Mission District. The tour, hosted by local archivist and librarian Tess McCarthy, will begin at 4:15 with a calming spot of tea at Samovar Tea Lounge directly across the street from the Moscone Convention Center (730 Howard St), then continue with a trip over to the Mission via public transportation and walking. We'll cover zine shops like Gotblud, browse books at Dog Eared Books, peep into alleys to view colorful world-renowned murals, coffee, chocolate and more in this three-hour tour full of reading, shopping, and gawking. After the tour we'll head over to a dance club called The Make Out Room for a Que(e)ry Library event co-hosted by EveryLibrary with DJ's slammin' music like DJ MARC, drinks and gobs of local area fun with librarians, archivists, curators, zinesters, writers, artists, metadata nerds, techies and information professionals in the Bay Area (bring $10 cash if you'd like to attend the EveryLibrary party). Find more information on the Zine Pavilion Tumblr page: http://zinepavilion.tumblr.com. (There'll even be a zine version of the tour!. Email tess.mccarthy@gmail.com with any additional questions.

Meet at Samovar Tea Lounge (730 Howard St)

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Sunday, June 28 - 4:30pm

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Celebrate and Connect: Geek the Library and Turning the Page Exhibitor session, Social event Moscone Convention Center
121 (N)
Description :

Connect with public library colleagues who have participated in a bold campaign to showcase the library as the beating heart of their local community. Celebrate the 3,000 libraries of all sizes and from across the U.S. that have sparked sweeping change through the landmark advocacy programs Geek the Library and Turning the Page. Discover new, free digital resources and training curriculum you can use immediately. Converse with fellow public library thought leaders, including staff development champions from ALA’s Learning Round Table (ALA LearnRT). Whether you’re an advocacy superstar or are looking to strengthen local support for your library, join us to raise a glass to your library’s future and power up for the year ahead. Because advocacy never stops.

4:30pm - 6:00pm
LearnRT Happy Hour - MERGED with OCLC Celebrate and Connect: Geek the Library and Turning the Pag Social event Moscone Convention Center
121 (N)
Description :

This event has merged with OCLC Celebrate and Connect: Geek the Library and Turning the Page.

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