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50th Annual Caldecott Read-in

2023-01-28 09:30:00 2023-01-28 14:00:00 America/New_York 50th Annual Caldecott Read-in Help us predict a winner! Vote for your favorite illustrated book as librarians present the top ten contenders. Box lunch provided. Please call 419.259.5231 if you have dietary restrictions. Main Library - Creativity Lab (Children's Library)

Saturday, January 28
9:30am - 2:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-01-28 09:30:00 2023-01-28 14:00:00 America/New_York 50th Annual Caldecott Read-in Help us predict a winner! Vote for your favorite illustrated book as librarians present the top ten contenders. Box lunch provided. Please call 419.259.5231 if you have dietary restrictions. Main Library - Creativity Lab (Children's Library)

Main Library

Creativity Lab (Children's Library)

Help us predict a winner! Vote for your favorite illustrated book as librarians present the top ten contenders. Box lunch provided. Please call 419.259.5231 if you have dietary restrictions.

For the past 49 years our local Caldecott Read-In has been held in January to read and review the best picture books of the previous year. Teachers, librarians, and children's book fans have the chance to read and examine dozens of books and then vote to predict the winner of the Caldecott Medal. At this 50th annual Read-In attendees will receive a list of the best books of the year along with librarian reviews of our top ten favorites. Discussion and voting will predict our 2023 winner. Contact hours available for attendees.

AGE GROUP: | Adults (18+) |

EVENT TYPE: | Book Groups |

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Main Library

Phone: 419.259.5200

Hours
Mon, Feb 19 9:00AM to 8:30PM
Tue, Feb 20 9:00AM to 8:30PM
Wed, Feb 21 9:00AM to 8:30PM
Thu, Feb 22 9:00AM to 8:30PM
Fri, Feb 23 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Feb 24 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Feb 25 Closed

About the branch
  • 69 Windows PCs
  • 36 Windows laptops
  • 16 MACs
  • 20 children’s PCs
  • 6 children's early learning stations
  • 2 book scan stations
  • Making equipment
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 100 person Community Room
  • 214 person Large Glass Room
  • 312 person McMaster Center
  • 200 person McMaster Lobby
  • Faxing, copying, scanning
  • ToleGo Public Bikes
  • 300 parking spots (includes 9 handicapped accessible spots)
  • 2 electric vehicle charging stations
  • 10 bicycle spots

Upcoming events

Wed, Feb 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
The Fred H. McDonald (Capacity : 30)
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Wed, Feb 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wed, Feb 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Computers and Media Space

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Wed, Feb 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Wed, Feb 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Community Room 1 Large Glass
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Wed, Feb 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Thu, Feb 22, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Community Room 7 (Jamie & Ellen Black) (Capacity : 10) SmartBoard available

Thu, Feb 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Community Room 1 Large Glass
This event is full

Fri, Feb 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Creativity Lab (Children's Library)

Sat, Feb 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Teen Space

Sat, Feb 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Room 1 Large Glass

Mon, Feb 26, 10:00am - 10:45am
Program Room (Children's Library)

Mon, Feb 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space

Tue, Feb 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
McMaster Center and Lobby

Wed, Feb 28, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
The Fred H. McDonald (Capacity : 30)
This event is full

Wed, Feb 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wed, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Community Room 1 Large Glass

Fri, Mar 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Creativity Lab (Children's Library)

Sat, Mar 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Teen Space

Sat, Mar 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Creativity Lab (Children's Library)

Mon, Mar 04, 10:00am - 10:45am
Program Room (Children's Library)

Wed, Mar 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Program Room (Children's Library)

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Teaching Lab (Computers and Media)
This event is full

Wed, Mar 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space

Thu, Mar 07, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Community Room 1 Large Glass

Thu, Mar 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space

Thu, Mar 07, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Atrium

Fri, Mar 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Creativity Lab (Children's Library),Program Room (Children's Library)

Sat, Mar 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Teen Space

Sat, Mar 09, 10:00am - 3:00pm
The Fred H. McDonald (Capacity : 30)
This event is full

Sat, Mar 09, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Creativity Lab (Children's Library)

Mon, Mar 11, 10:00am - 10:45am
Program Room (Children's Library)

Tue, Mar 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space

Tue, Mar 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Teaching Lab (Computers and Media)

Wed, Mar 13, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Community Room 1 Large Glass

Wed, Mar 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space

Thu, Mar 14, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Community Room 1 Large Glass

Fri, Mar 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Creativity Lab (Children's Library),Program Room (Children's Library)

Fri, Mar 15, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Atrium

Sat, Mar 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Teen Space

Sat, Mar 16, 10:00am - 10:45am
Program Room (Children's Library)

Sat, Mar 16, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Community Room 1 Large Glass

Sat, Mar 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Creativity Lab (Children's Library)

Mon, Mar 18, 10:00am - 10:45am
Program Room (Children's Library)

Mon, Mar 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Mar 19, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Community Room 1 Large Glass

Wed, Mar 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space

Wed, Mar 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Community Room 1 Large Glass
This event is full

Wed, Mar 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Small Business and Nonprofit Workspace
This event is full

Thu, Mar 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space

Thu, Mar 21, 5:15pm - 7:15pm
The Fred H. McDonald (Capacity : 30)

Thu, Mar 21, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Community Room 1 Large Glass

Fri, Mar 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Creativity Lab (Children's Library),Program Room (Children's Library)