2018 ALSC Professional Award & Grant Winners

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The ALSC Distinguished Service Award

Dr. Steven L. Herb

Bookapalooza Award

Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, Florida

Daviess County Library, Missouri

Chilton-Clanton Public Library, Alabama

The ALSC/Baker & Taylor Summer Reading Program Grant

St. Lucie County Library System, Florida

The Bechtel Fellowship

Anne Mlod, librarian, Genesee Elementary School, Auburn, NY

JoAnna Schofield Cuyahoga County Public Library, Warrensville Heights, OH

Lisa Von Drasek, curator and associate librarian, Children’s Literature Research Collections, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis, MN

The Maureen Hayes Author/Illustrator Visit Award

South Carolina State Library, Columbia, South Carolina

Light the Way: Library Outreach to the Underserved Grant

New Carrollton Library, Prince George's County Memorial Library System, Largo, Maryland

Penguin Young Readers Group Award

Amanda Chuong, Princeton Public Library, New Jersey
Patricia Moran, Multnomah County Library, Oregon
Julie Phoenix, St. Louis County Library, Missouri
Sarah Walker, Ferguson Library, Stamford, Connecticut