Pickerington Teen Book Fest 2018: Schedule and Breakout Sessions

Keynote Schedule

Morning Keynote with Sarah Dessen:

10-11 a.m., Library Atrium

Afternoon Keynote with Margaret Peterson Haddix:

1:45-2:45 p.m., Library Atrium

Morning Breakout Sessions: 11:10 a.m. – 11:55 a.m.

Feminism is Not a Dirty Word

with Sarah Dessen, Ellen Oh, and Saundra Mitchell.

Moderator: Mindy McGinnis

Building Character

with Margaret Peterson Haddix, Kristen Orlando, and Riley Redgate

Moderator: Natalie D. Richards

Rookie Writers

with Chelsea Bubulski, Jay Coles, Sarah Glenn Marsh, Margaret Rogerson, and Kerry Winfrey

Moderator: Jody Casella

Afternoon Breakout Sessions: 3 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Different Authors, Different Genres

Open discussion with Mindy McGinnis, Natalie D. Richards, Margaret Rogerson, and Kerry Winfrey

Exploding the Diversity Panel

Open discussion with Jay Coles, Sarah Glenn Marsh, Saundra Mitchell, Ellen Oh, and Riley Redgate


with Margaret Peterson Haddix, Chelsea Bobulski, and Kristen Orlando

Moderator: Jody Casella

Complete Schedule of Events

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Pickerington Teen Book Fest 2018: Schedule and Breakout Sessions

COVID-19 UPDATE:  All Pickerington Public Library locations are following county safety levels as approved by the Library Board of Trustees. *Safety protocols in place; masks required at all times (ages 2 and up), no food or drink allowed. *As a reasonable accommodation, curbside pickup service available. Additional information: Book drops are open for returns. Returned items are quarantined before we check them in. Your returns will remain on your account and may appear as overdue during that time. However, we are fine free and you will not incur any fees.