An annual event, Camp Read-a-Lot provides a full-day professional development workshop which focuses on literature for youth in Grades 2-5.  Held in various regions around the state, the Camp gives educators and librarians alike the opportunity to hear presenters, authors, and illustrators talk about children’s literature and literacy.

SELCO/SELS Camp Read-a-Lot 2018:  Campers Website

The 2018 SELCO/SELS Camp Read-A-Lot will be held on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at the Cascade Meadow Wetlands & Environmental Science Center in Rochester.  Participants will have the opportunity to hear from the following speakers:

  • Minnesota Children’s author Margi Preus
  • Nonfiction booktalker Kathy Baxter

Participants will have the chance to read and discuss the children’s literature found on the book lists and even bring suggestions of their own.  Check out the Campers Website for more information!