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2012 OASL Fall Conference

October 12 - 13, 2012 at the Seaside Civic and Convention Center


Friday, October 12th
 10:00  Registration Open
 10:00-11:00 Tour of the Seaside Public Library (directions)
 11:45 - 1:00 Friday Lunch with Dr. Lynn Lary “Libraries without Boundries” (Ticketed Event)
 1:00 - 3:00 3 hour Session (Ticketed Event)
 1:00 - 2:30 1.5 Hour Sessions (Ticketed Event)
 2:40 - 4:10 1.5 Hour Sessions (Ticketed Event
 4:00 - 7:00 Exhibits Opening with hors d’oeuvres sponsored by Vendors
 7:00 - 8:30 Dessert with Elizabeth Rusch (Ticketed Event)
 8:30 - 11:00 Dance Party!


Saturday, October 13th

 8:00 - 12:00 Exhibit Hall Open
 8:00 - 9:00 Session 1
 9:15 - 10:15 Keynote Speaker Wes Fryer
 10:15 - 11:00 Author signings
 11:00 - 12:00 Session 2
 12:00 - 1:30 Saturday Lunch with Paulann Petersen, Poet Laureate of Oregon (Ticketed Event)
 1:30 - 2:30 Session 3
 2:30 - 3:00 Author Signings
 3:00 - 4:00 Session 4
 5:00 - 6:00 No Host Bar and Author Signings
 6:00 - 8:00 Saturday Night Banquet with Chris Crutcher (Ticketed Event) - OASL Awards


Congratulations to This Year’s OASL Award Winners!

District Librarian of the Year

Jenny Takeda, Beaverton School District

Secondary School Librarian of the Year

Jessica Lorentz-Smith, Bend Senior High School, Bend-LaPine School District

Distinguished Library Service Award for School Administrators

John Gladstone, President of Jesuit High School

Library Paraprofessional of the Year

Rebekah Alverette, Athey Creek Middle School, West Linn-Wilsonville School District