"Play and Imagination"
8:30am Arrive, register, get coffee
9:00-9:30 Opening Keynote: Richard Lewis, founder and director of The Touchstone Center
9:30-10:05 "Sparking Curiosity in Early Childhood," a panel of creators of information books for early childhood
Andrea Menotti and Yancey Labat (How Many Jelly Beans?)
Lela Nargi (The Honeybee Man)
Mollie Welsh Kruger, moderator; Bank Street Graduate Faculty
10:05-10:55 Becca Zerkin, a member of Matt Reinhart's pop-up studio, will
introduce a hands-on pop-up project.
11:00-11:30 Closing Keynote: Stephen Savage (Where's Walrus?)
11:30-12 noon Autographing session, with books for purchase in the lobby
from the Bank Street Bookstore