2019 ALSC Professional Award & Grant Winners

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The ALSC Distinguished Service Award

Maria Salvadore

Bookapalooza Award

McNary Community Library of McNary, Arizona

Jaffrey Public Library of Jaffrey, New Hampshire

Lawrence County Public Library of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee

The ALSC/Baker & Taylor Summer Reading Program Grant

Lewiston Public Library, Lewiston, NY

The Bechtel Fellowship

Beth McIntyre, Madison Public Library, Madison, WI

Caroline Ward, Youth Literature Specialist and Library Consultant 

The Maureen Hayes Author/Illustrator Visit Award

Hocutt-Ellington Memorial Library, Clayton, North Carolina

Light the Way: Library Outreach to the Underserved Grant

Suffolk Public Library, Suffolk, VA

Penguin Young Readers Group Award

Alexandra Bell, Bloomington Public Library (Illinois)
Jeanmarie Gielty, Cleveland Public Library (Ohio)
Hadeal Salamah, District of Columbia Public Library

Dawn Wilbert, Decatur Public Library (Texas)