October 30 is RA in a Half Day: Readers’ Advisory Thrills and Chills! Register today!

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It’s that time of year again! RA in a Half Day: Readers’ Advisory Thrills and Chills! is on Wednesday, October 30 from 9-1 at Vancouver Public Library. To recap the glory of last year’s session, check out this blog post. 

Are you spooked by self-help and psyched about horror? Are you clueless about adult graphic novels and curious about noir? How much do you know about chick lit? What the heck is “New Adult”?

The BCLA Readers’ Advisory Interest Group invites you to a workshop to help you improve and share your knowledge across the genres by learning about key authors, sub-genres, classic titles and interesting new trends.

The workshop will kick off with keynote speaker David Wright from Seattle Public Library, who will talk about innovation, inspiration, and collaboration in readers’ advisory services. Our closing keynote is Max Wyman, who will talk about the impact of libraries and reading for pleasure.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
9 am – 1 pm
(*Doors will open at 8:30 am)

Alice MacKay Room, lower level, Central Library, Vancouver Public Library, 350 West Georgia St.


Students: $20
Members: $30 (Log in for this rate)
Non-Members: $40
*Light refreshments will be provided.

Registration is open! The deadline to register is Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 at 9am! Register here.

Please bring a digital phone, laptop, or device if you have one to join in on some of the RA activities! Bring your VPL card to access the Wireless network.

Bring a refillable water-bottle too, please.

For further information or details, please contact Jenny Fry jjfry@surrey.ca or Robbie Burma Robbie.Burma@vpl.ca

1 thought on “October 30 is RA in a Half Day: Readers’ Advisory Thrills and Chills! Register today!

  1. Pingback: Video: Seattle’s David Wright at RA in a Half Day | What Are You Reading?

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