The 2015 Fall Gala brings together children's book authors and illustrators with public and school librarians, teachers, and others interested in children's literature. It will feature a brunch and keynote address by David Wiesner followed by an awards ceremony to honor the following authors, illustrators, and contributors of excellence to the field of children's literature in Southern California.
2015 CLCSC Award Winners:
Excellence in a Picture Book
Notable Work of Non-fiction
Susan Goldman Rubin
Freedom Summer: The 1964 Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi
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CLCSC Scholarship Fund
The Children’s Literature Council of Southern California, a non-profit, charitable organization, is pleased to offer scholarships for students to attend our annual events. This is an excellent opportunity for students to gain professional development experience and to network with other professionals in the fields of library science, education, and literature. Scholarships will cover students’ cost of attendance at our Spring Workshop and/or Fall Gala.
If you would like to donate to the CLCSC Scholarship Fund, please click HERE. All contributions are tax deductible under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Book Discussion Groups
are now taking place all over
Southern California for
Children's Literature Council Members
See BOOK DISCUSSIONS
for meeting times and locations
Upcoming Children's Literature Events
in the Southern California Area:
CLC Fall Gala
Saturday, October 10, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Skirball Cultural Center
The Children’s Literature Council of Southern California, ID# 33-0047729, is a non-profit, charitable organization. Contributions are tax deductible under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The California Franchise Tax Board has defined the Council as a Charitable & Educational Corporation. Copies of determination letters and EIN forms are available upon request