Nerdy Nation Speaks by Nerdy Book Club MRA 2014 Attendees

This is a most amazing group of people, and I would love to have joined them here. Honored to call myself a member of the #nerdybookclub too. I especially love the welcome sentences at the end of this blog post.

Nerdy Book Club

This weekend, hundreds of teachers descended on Grand Rapids, Michigan to attend the Michigan Reading Association’s annual conference. An active affiliate of Nerdy Book Club members attend the MRA conference each year–an opportunity to connect with dear friends, meet new ones,  and reflect on another year of reading and sharing books with children.

We had a blast–chatting with beloved Nerdy authors like Katherine Applegate, Lisa Mc Mann, Linda Urban, Laurie Keller, and Cris Tovani, eating pizza and cupcakes (Can we have a Nerdy event without cupcakes?), and toasting Nerdy for bringing us all together.

The Nerdy Book Club Gathers to Celebrate The Nerdy Book Club Celebratory Dinner

Gathering together on Saturday night for a Nerdy Book Club celebratory dinner (you can see additional photos of the event on our Facebook page or Twitter feed), Donalyn asked the group to consider what the Nerdy Book Club community offers them–both professionally and personally. We invite you to share…

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About vst3in

I am a writer, avid reader, library techie, birder and runner. I make felt and teach others. I love colors and textures and birds and books. I'm working on a historical novel and reading lots of books for young people. I am running to get stronger, and I sail with my husband. This blog contains thoughts about all these things.
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