CCBC Choices 2023 workshop

CCBC Choices 2023 workshop

Date: Thursday, April 20, 2023
Time: 9am - 3pm
Location: Neenah Public Library, 240 E Wisconsin Ave., Neenah, WI 54956 (parking info)

Please join us for this popular hands-on in-person event. Come for the day, or just the morning or afternoon!

   9 - 10am book browsing and light refreshments
   10 - 11:30am Great New Books for Children, Birth - Grade 5
   11:30am - 1pm lunch
   1 - 2:30pm Great New Books for Older Children and Teens, Grades 6-12
   2:30 - 3pm book browsing

Cooperative Children's Book Center (CCBC) librarians Merri Lindgren and Megan Schliesman will talk about great new books for children and teens, highlighting selected titles from the CCBC Choices 2023 list. Books published in 2022 that are included in CCBC Choices 2023 will be available for hands-on examination.

The list will not be distributed in print format; instead, you may download CCBC Choices 2023 as a PDF (coming soon!).

The Cooperative Children's Book Center (CCBC), located on the UW-Madison campus, serves as a children's literature noncirculating library for adults, a book examination center, and a research library. It is supported by an annual contract with the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Division for Libraries and Technology.

This workshop is sponsored by the Northeastern Wisconsin (NEWI) library systems – Manitowoc-Calumet Library System, Nicolet Federated Library System, Outagamie-Waupaca Library System, and Winnefox Library System.

Continuing education contact hours:

  • Great New Books for Children, Birth - Grade 5 = 1.5 hours
  • Great New Books for Older Children and Teens, Grades 6-12 = 1.5 hours
We'll have pizza + dessert, plus soft drinks & bottled water. NEWI member staff, lunch is provided at no cost. Other attendees - $5 cash payable onsite the day of the workshop.
vegetarian, vegan, etc.