Registration for the 2023 Children's Literature Conference will open on Monday, October 17th!
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Registration will open in October 2021!
(conference rates subject to change)

When: Saturday, February 25, 2023
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Where: Western Washington University

The CLC is back in-person, and we are eager to celebrate on the beautiful campus of Western Washington University. This year, we are pleased to announce that each registration includes a complimentary book. When you register, you will be asked to select one book to be picked up on the day of the conference.

Complimentary titles (one book per registration):

  • Michaela Goade – Berry Song
  • Donna Barba Higuera – Lupe Wong Won’t Dance OR Lupe Wong No Baila
  • Renée Watson – Watch Us Rise
  • Sydney Smith – Small in the City

We know it will be hard to choose. The good news is that book sales and signings are a continuing tradition on Conference day. Thank you to Village Books for their ongoing collaboration and support of the CLC!

Registration Fees:
Early Bird registration ends on January 13, 2023
$149.00 Early Bird General
$199.00 Full General

$69.00 Early Bird Paraeducator, Retired Teacher or Librarian, WWU Employee.
$109.00 Full Para-Educator, Retired Teacher or Librarian, WWU Employee

$25.00 Early Bird College-University Student
$35.00 Full College-University Student
Partial and full scholarships are available for all students. 
Students – please consider volunteering! There are a variety of ways to participate in the conference and you will automatically receive a partial scholarship as a thank you.

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