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Books for the Beast

Program Schedule 


8:30 a.m. - Registration Packets & Refreshments
 
coffee and donuts Pick-up pre-registration packets for the day’s schedule, there is no on-site registration. Meet old and new friends and enjoy coffee, tea, juices and an assortment of delicious doughnuts and pastries.


9:30 a.m. - Sara L. Siebert Memorial Keynote: Robin Wasserman
Popular teen author Robin Wasserman will discuss her young adult novels and answer questions from the audience.

10:45 a.m. – Discussion Groups
Join pre-selected discussion groups for the morning themed discussions.
Groups: A is for Athlete, B is for follow your Bliss, C is for Continental, D is for Dead, E is for Excitement, and F is for Fantastic  Room assignments are in registration packets.

12:00 noon – Lunch, Author and Artist Signing
Buy books by Robin Wasserman, Sharon Flake and Raina Telgemeier

1:00 p.m. - Afternoon Discussion Groups
Return to pre-assigned book groups to enjoy your afternoon discussions.
Groups: A is for Athlete, B is for follow your Bliss, C is for Continental, D is for Dead, E is for Excitement, and F is for Fantastic Room assignments are in registration packets

2:15 p.m. – Teens on the Outside 
A lively panel featuring Sharon Flake and Raina Telgemeier explores teens who may or may not be on the "outside".

3:15 p.m. - Evaluations & “Reception to Go” 
gift bags to goFill out and turn in your evaluation sheet. Teens receive a bag  of young adult books.

Before you begin your journey home, pick-up a bag with fruit and snacks to enjoy.

3:25 - Late Autographing Session 
If you missed buying books or getting your books autographed here's another chance.

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