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2004/2005 Album

Baltimore Book Festival -
September 19, 2004:
Fantasy Book Group from The Children's Book Store

Corning's Celebration of Books,
in Corning, NY -
September 25:
Elaine Costello, Stu Smith, Tedd Arnold, VVV, Carol Johmann, Joan Baier, Marsha Hayles

 

School #16,
in Rochester, NY -
Oct. 21

NYLA Conference,
in Rochester, NY:
Panel:  View into a Writer's Group -
October 23:
VVV, MJ Auch, Patience Brewster, Bruce Coville, Robin Pulver  

 

 

Children's Literature Connection Fall Book Festival,
in Troy, NY -
October 24: 
VVV and Lauren

 

Letchworth Middle School,
in Gainesville, NY -
November 8

Attica, New York -
November 10: 
BOCES Program Assistant Donna Katter, Attica Middle School librarian Dorothy Miller, Attica High School librarian Mary Anne Metz, VVV

 

8th annual Rochester Children's Book Festival -
November 13

 

RCBF:

Cynthia DeFelice

 

RCBF:

Carol Johmann

 

RCBF:

Ellen Stoll Walsh

 

RCBF:

Linda Sue Park

 

RCBF:

Marge Facklam

 

RCBF:

Marsha Hayles

 

RCBF:

Mary Cowan

 

RCBF:

Michelle Knudsen

 

RCBF:

Stu Smith

 

RCBF:

Susan Beckhorn and Robin Pulver

 

RCBF:

MJ and Herm Auch

 

RCBF:

VVV and fan

 

RCBF:

Will Hubbell

 

Rochester Children's Book Festival attendees

 

St. John Fisher College,
in Rochester, NY:
Children's Lit class -
November 15: 
Marsha Hayles, VVV, Carol Johmann

 

Montgomery County Teen Book Festival,
in Houston, TX -
January 22, 2005: 
VVV with helpers Jeff, Evan, Lauren, and Amanda

 

Kennedy Junior High,
in Lisle, IL -
February 24

 

Cass Jr. High,
in Darien, IL -
February 25: 
writing workshop
 
 

 

Central Missouri State University Children's Literature Festival,
in Warrensburg, MO -
March 6 - 8

 

Creekside Books & Coffee,
a great independent bookstore in Skaneateles, NY -
March 12: 
VVV with owner Erika Davis and her daughters, Mallory (seated) and Alaina

 

Southgate Elementary,
in Loudonville, NY -
March 16

Monroe Community College,
in Rochester, NY:
Off To See the Wizard Conference -
March 19: 
members of Rochester Area Children's Writers & Illustrators:  Margie Hillenbrand, Joe Sottile, Larry Dickens, VVV, Barbara Underhill

 

Penfield Library,
in Penfield, NY/
March 20

 

Shannon, participating in a job shadowing program for her school

 

Mt. Airy Middle School,
in Mt. Airy, MD:
Family Night, at the Media Center Book Fair -
April 7 - 8

 

Ballenger Creek Middle School,
in Frederick, MD -
April 11

 

Monocacy Middle School,
in Frederick, MD -
April 12

 

Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School,
in Frederick, MD -
April 13

 

Thurmont Middle School,
in Thurmont, MD -
April 14

 

Crestwood Middle School,
in Frederick, MD -
April 15

 

Hartford Memorial Middle School,
in White River Junction, VT -
April 27: 
Gail, Mischa, VVV, Julia, Cindy

 

Henry James Memorial School,
in Simsbury, CT -
May 2:  
with media specialist Sue Eblen

Barnard Brown School,
in Hartford, CT:
Barnard Brown/Tootin'Hills Sister School Program -
April 3: 
with librarian Rosemary Penchone
 

Chemung Area Reading Council Annual Dinner
at the Crystal House in Horseheads, NY -
May 12: 
with Denise Glowaski and Carol Arnold

 

Rochester Children's Librarians' Retreat,
in Rochester, NY -
May 18

Southworth Library - Dryden Middle/High School visit,
in Dryden, NY -
May 14:  
Southworth Library librarian Gail, page Katherine, Dryden Middle/High School Media Specialist Andrew, and VVV

 

Burger Middle School,
in Henrietta, NY-
May 15

Oakfield-Alabama Elementary School,
in Oakfield, NY -
May 30: 
with author Marsha Hayles,  BOCES School Library System Coordinator Christopher Harris, and librarian Christine Ferris

Genesee Valley BOCES School Library System Development Day,
in Batavia, NY -
June 3:  
Mary Miskell, Kathy Collins, Carin Barwick, VVV, Avis Sweeting, Pam Hatton (Geneseo Central School District)
(picture courtesy of Carin Barwick)

Knapp Winery Finger Lakes Authors and Artist Day,
in Romulus, NY -
June 4: 
with Jean R. Paige,  Aaron Lazar,  Mary Ellen Lee,  Leona Jensen, and  Mark Naples 
  

 

Terry Taylor School,
in Spencerport, NY -
June 6