Dear APALA Members and Friends!

Please mark your calendar for many exciting APALA events during ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim, California which will be held in June 21 – 26, 2012.

On behalf of the APALA Executive Board, we hope to see many of you!

Friday, June 22, 2012

9:00 am-4:30 pm

APA(LA) : APALA in LA Field Trip to Japanese American National Museum, Little Tokyo 

Location: Downtown Los Angeles (Reservation and payment information will be on our Webpage very soon.  Please check back at )


APALA Executive Board Meeting 

Location: HIL-Capistrano

Saturday, June 23, 2012


Diversity Council Program: Diversity begins at home: Valuing every kind of difference

Location: ACC-208B


Family Literacy Focus Committee/Talk Story Poster Session:  Weaving Successful Partnerships: Creating a Sustainable Family Literacy Program

Location:  Exhibits Hall, Anaheim Convention Center, Table 5


Diversity & Outreach Fair – APALA Booth 

Location: Exhibits Hall, Anaheim Convention Center

6:00-9:00 pm 

APALA Speed Networking, Dinner & Social

Location: TenTen Seafood Restaurant, 669 North Euclid St., Anaheim, CA 92801

Sunday, June 24, 2012


APALA Literary Awards

Location: ACC-207C


APALA and REFORMA President’s Program:  Beyond Books: Graphic Novels and Magazines of Color

Location:  ACC-207D


APALA Program:  So You Think You Can Write:  Librarians Gather & Preserve Our Community History 

Location: ACC-208B