Between the Pages 2016 Annual Spring Conference

Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/21/2016 - 05/22/2016
12:00 am

Location
Holiday Inn Portland South (Wilsonville)
25425 SW 95th Ave - Wilsonville, OR 97070


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Our spring 2016 conference, Between the Pages

is a conference you'll want to book!

Saturday and Sunday, May 21 & 22, 2016

 

REGISTRATION OPENED FEBRUARY 1st at 8:30 a.m. PST. Please mark your choices carefully when you register; it makes more work for us if we have to make changes manually. The system will not let you make changes once you go to the pay screen.

NEW - Guide to Portland


Schedules

Saturday – 8:15 to 5:45 (opening session at 9:15, final session ends at 5:45), PARTY (optional) – 6:30 to 8:30

Sunday – 8:00 to 5:05 (opening session at 9:15, final session ends at 5:05)

You may book your reservation for one day or for both. Note: this year there are no intensives–just lots of breakout sessions to choose from. No matter which day you come, you’re invited to attend Saturday night’s party! (6:30-8:30)

Complete schedule links available via the page in the lavender box in the upper right corner.

Bookstore will open both days – see the schedule for times. We take checks and cash only. No credit cards, sorry.


Faculty – Click on Faculty Bios in the lavender box in the upper right corner to see pictures and bios.

We have a great group of faculty members:

Kelly Delaney, editor - one-on-one consultations sold out!
Katherine Harrison, editor – one-on-one consultations sold out!
Sylvie Frank, editor – one-on-one consultations, book dummy and portfolio consultations sold out!
Danielle Chiotti, agent - one-on-one consultations sold out!
Victoria Marini, agent - one-on-one consultations sold out!
Taylor Martindale Kean, agent - one-on-one consultations sold out!
Martha Rago, art director – one-on-one consultations, book dummy and portfolio consultations sold out!
Kevan Atteberry, author/illustrator – portfolio spots still open.
Kate Berube, author/illustrator- one-on-one picture book dummy consultations sold out!portfolio spots still open.
Karl Newsom Edwards, author/illustrator - one-on-one mss consultations sold out! - portfolio spots still open.
Matt de la Peña, author and keynote speaker and recent Newbery Award Winner! one-on-one consultations sold out!
Victoria Jamieson, author and keynote speaker and recent Newbery Honor Award Winner!
Ruth Musgrave, author one-on-one consultations sold out!
Carol Riggs, author
Rosanne Parry, author - deadline is past for consultations to be chosen and submitted.
Gretchen Brandenburg McLellan, author
Ray Ballantyne, author

WOW! What a lineup! You do not want to miss this event. 


Special Opportunities*

MUST PREREGISTER for any of these opportunities

One-on-One Manuscript Consultations – $45 – deadline to submit is March 20th — see the link for Consultations in the lavender box on the top right - deadline is past.

Picture Book Dummy Consultations – $55 – deadline to submit is March 20th — see the link for Consultations in the lavender box on the top right - deadline is past.

One-on-One Portfolio Reviews – $45 – see the link for Consultations in the lavender box on the top right

Juried Art Show - $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers – see the link to Juried Art Show in the lavender box on the top right

Special Sessions – First Page Critiques for picture books and novels, Roundtable Critiques for writers, and First Glance Critiques for Illustrators – free with registration – see the link for First Pages, First Glance & Roundtable Critiques in the lavender box on the top right. Picture book roundtables for Saturday and Sunday sold out! Middle grade roundtable for Saturday sold out! Young Adult roundtables for Saturday and Sunday sold out! Picture book first pages for Saturday and Sunday sold out! Illustrators' First Glance Session sold out!

2015-2016 PAL Celebration Power Point Show – deadline to submit is April 22nd – see the link for PAL extras in the lavender box on the top right

PAL Book Sales at our Bookstore – see the link for PAL extras in the lavender box on the top right

Continuing Education credits through PSU – must attend one of the early morning sessions on Saturday or Sunday at the conference. Contact Kim Kasch with questions: kkasch@pdx.edu.


Fees

EARLY BIRD RATE

Expired March 15th

-SATURDAY-

-SUNDAY-

-BOTH DAYS-

Members – registration opened February 1, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. PST.

$150

$150

$280

Non-members – registration opens February 15, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. PST.

$170

$170

$320

RATES AFTER MARCH 15th

-SATURDAY-

-SUNDAY-

-BOTH DAYS-

Members

$160

$160

$290

Non-members

$185

$185

$350

Note: Pay online with a debit or credit card. If you do not want to pay online, send a check asap to: SCBWI Oregon, PO Box 990, Mulino, OR 97024-0990. Your registration will be complete once we receive your check. Until then you could lose your spot for special opportunities.

LAST DAY TO REGISTER:  May 8, 2016

ONCE YOU'VE REGISTERED: You can see the details of what you selected by going to your PROFILE, clicking on EVENT HISTORY on the left, and choosing VIEW REGISTRATION CONFIRMATION on this conference.

REFUNDS: Consultation fees are nonrefundable. No refunds for conference after May 1st. A $15.00 handling fee will be retained on all refunds.


HOTEL INFORMATION: If you want to stay overnight, make your reservations directly with the hotel itself. Click here for details.


*Don't forget to check the deadlines for any special opportunities! Also, some sessions may require homework. (You can get to the special opportunities or see Faculty info, etc. in the lavender menu box on the top right.)


Problems registering? Contact Sue Ford, Registrar, at suhligford@gmail.com

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