2018 KPLA Spring Conference

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 – Friday, April 13, 2018

Holiday Inn and Sloan Convention Center, Bowling Green, Kentucky
Conference Theme: Growing Communities Through Helping Hands

Confirmed Speakers:

Lois Lowry
Beloved author of more than thirty children’s books and two-time winner of the John Newbery Medal for Number the Stars in 1990 and The Giver in 1994.

KPLA Awards Luncheon Speaker
Thursday, April 12, 2018
James Higdon III
Kentucky author of The Cornbread Mafia: a Homegrown Syndicate’s Code of Silence and the Biggest Marijuana Bust in American History.

Additionally, the Conference Planning Committee anticipates offering a variety of pre-conference and regular conference sessions concerning topics of the utmost interest and relevance to all who work in public libraries throughout the Commonwealth.