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 Camp Read-a-Lot 2017: Campers Website
The 2017 SELCO Camp Read-A-Lot was held on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at the Cascade Meadow Wetlands & Environmental Science Center in Rochester. Participants had the opportunity to hear from the following speakers:
- Dr. Sarah Park Dahlen – Assistant Professor, Master of Library & Information Science Program at St. Catherine University
- Lauren Stringer – Minnesota Children’s Book Author
Participants also had 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!