The 2020 Midwinter Meeting will be held in Philadelphia, January 24-28, 2020.
Registration and housing are open. Visit the ALA Midwinter website for more information.
Don't miss these special events during Midwinter!
Leadership and ALSC
Saturday, January 25, 3:00-5:30 p.m.
Pennsylvania Convention Center, Room 119-AB
All interested conference attendees are welcome to attend this meeting that focuses on important issues and support of leadership within ALSC. It’s a wonderful opportunity to meet ALSC priority group consultants, committee chairs, and the board of directors.
ALA Youth Media Awards Announcements
Monday, January 27, 8:00-10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time)
Pennsylvania Convention Center, Ballroom AB
Join us as we honor the most outstanding books, videos, and other materials produced for children and teens in 2019. The ALA Youth Media Awards include the Newbery, Caldecott, Printz, and Coretta Scott King Book Awards, among others, and guide parents, educators, librarians, and others in selecting the best materials for youth. Learn more about the YMAs.
ALSC & YALSA Joint Youth Reception
Monday, January 27, 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Philadelphia Marriott, Liberty C
ALSC & YALSA member attendees are invited to a Joint Youth Reception. Come to unwind, mingle with peers, and enjoy light hors d'oevres as well as a cash bar.