Pat’s Upcoming Appearances
A popular presenter across the country at conferences, campuses, professional development workshops, book and literacy festivals, libraries and schools, Pat enjoys speaking to audiences of all ages. Among the venues where she has spoken and given readings are the National Book Festival, American Library Association, National Council of Teachers of English, YALSA, Texas Library Association, North Carolina School Library Media Association, Utah Council of Teachers of English/Language Arts, Minnesota Humanities Language Conference and Día celebrations.
To invite Pat to speak at your event or to offer a workshop, please visit our Appearances Contact page.
|Jan. 29-Feb. 2||Chicago, IL: ALA Mid-winter, American Library Association
Jan. 30: Day of Diversity: Dialogue and Action in Children’s Literature and Library Program
Jan. 31: Presentation of the Mora Award at REFORMA’s Noche de Cuentos
|March 5||Mission, TX: Rio Grande Valley Reading Rock Stars
Pat Mora & Libby Martinez
|March 5||Edinburg, TX: A Conversation with Pat Mora & Libby Martinez
1:30, UTPA Library, Schilling Room
|March 6||McAllen, TX: Rio Grande Valley Reading Rock Stars
Pat Mora & Libby Martinez
|April 8||Santa Fe, NM: Pat will speak at 9 a.m.
at Ortiz Middle School
|April 14-17||Austin: Texas Library Association (TLA)
|*April 30||Día: Children’s Day, Book Day/El día de los niños, El día de los libros
Celebrated throughout the country on or near April 30
Join us in sharing bookjoy in your community.
|May 12||Portland, OR: Innovative Northwest Teacher (T.I.N.T)
|June 3||Knoxville, TN: Children’s Defense Fund’s Ella Baker
Child Policy Training Institute
|October 3||Edinburg, TX: Gala: South Texas Literacy Coalition
|Feb. 1||Albuquerque, NM: New Mexico International Reading Association (NMIRA)
|April 11||San Antonio, TX: Texas Library Association
|April 25||Columbia, SC: Richland Library, presentation|
|April 26||Columbia, SC: Richland Library, Día celebration *|
|May 10||Austin, TX: Book Launch for I PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE at
BookPeople, 11:30, with Libby Martinez and illustrator Patrice Barton
El Paso, TX: University of Texas at El Paso: UTEP’s Centennial Homecoming
Oct. 9, 2:00 p.m.: A Conversation with Pat Mora
Student Union Building East, Third Floor
Templeton Suite, Room 313
Download flier for details
|Oct. 24-25||Austin, TX: The Texas Book Festival
|Nov. 7||Dallas, TX: National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Conference
1:00-2:30 p.m., Meet the authors and illustrators: Children’s literature at NAEYC
|Nov. 21||Washington, DC: National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Convention
11:00-12:15, El Día de Los Niños/El Día de Los Libros: Planning, Funding, and Implementing Your Winning Celebration of Kids, Culture, and Books.
Gaylord National Resort, Chesapeake D/E/F
Pat will be signing:
|Nov. 22||Washington, DC: National Museum of American History
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
1:00-3:00 p.m., book signing for I PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE
To invite Pat to your event or to offer a workshop, please visit our Appearances Contact page.