Onsite registration available for Bookmobile Sunday

For Immediate Release
Tue, 06/15/2010

Contact:

John Amundsen

 CHICAGO – Missed online advance registration for Bookmobile Sunday during ALA’s Annual Conference? Registration will be available at the door beginning at 10:15 a.m. at room 207A/B at the Washington Convention Center.

 
Themed “Bookmobiles: Delivering Outstanding Library Services,” this year’s Bookmobile Sunday will be held from 10:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 27 in Room 207A/B of the Washington Convention Center. The program offers moderated discussions on advocacy, eco-friendly vehicles and fuels, mobile service options, bookmobiles 101 and marketing, in addition to featured author presentations by W. Ralph Eubanks and Andrew Smith.  An author book signing and Parade of Bookmobiles, where attendees can board and explore a comprehensive range of bookmobiles, conclude the event.
 
Registration is $25 at the door and includes lunch. For more information, please visit www.ala.org/annual.
 
Held during ALA’s Annual Conferences since 2005, Bookmobile Sunday is sponsored by All-American Specialty Vehicles, Matthews Specialty Vehicles, Meridian Specialty Vehicles, OBS, Inc., and Farber, Inc. The event is organized by the American Library Association’s (ALA) Office for Literacy and Outreach Services (OLOS) and the OLOS Subcommittee on Bookmobiles, in cooperation with the Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services (ABOS).