2015 Annual Program - Schedule of Events at ALA - San Francisco

CALA Programs and Activities during the 2015 ALA Annual Conference in San Francisco

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  1. Friday June 26, 2015. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    CALA Board Orientation - Leadership Training Series – Financial Management and Fundraising for Non-profit Organizations
    Location:  Hilton-Plaza A  (Hilton on O’Farrell St., the co-headquarters)
  1. Friday June 26, 2015. 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    CALA Executive Committee Meeting
    Location: Hilton-Marina Room (Hilton on O’Farrell St., the co-headquarters)
  1. Saturday June 27, 2015. 9:00-5:00 pm 
    Saturday June 28, 2015. 9:00-4:00 pm 
    Saturday June 29, 2015. 9:00-3:00 pm 
    CALA at ALA Ethnic Affiliates Booth #2831
  1. Saturday June 27, 2015. 12:00-1:00 pm 
    CALA Lunch Gathering 
    Location: TBA
  1. Saturday June 27, 2015. 3:00-5:00 pm 
    2015 ALA Diversity & Outreach Fair (CALA will present a poster and have a table at the Fair) 
    There will also a “virtual” component to the Diversity & Outreach Fair. This virtual Fair will share excellent work and ideas with a larger audience. Location: the Special Events Area of the Exhibits Hall (Moscone Center)
  1. Saturday June 27, 2015. 7:00-8:00 pm 
    Leadership Networking 
    Location: Westin-Tower Salon A
  1. Saturday June 27, 2015. 8:00 pm -10:00 pm 
    CALA Board (Last) Meeting 2014-2015 
    Location: Westin-Tower Salon A
  1. Sunday June 28, 2015. 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    CALA Annual Program – Partnership beyond CALA: Training Leaders of Color for Action
    Keynote speaker: Barbara Kay Stripling
    Panel speakers: Eileen K. Bosch; Isabel Espinal; Janice Rice; Zhijia Shen; Kelvin Watson
    Location: MCC - 2010 (W)
  1. Sunday June 28, 2015.  2:30 pm -4:00 pm (90 minutes)
    CALA Posters Session -- Showcase of Your Achievements 
    Location:  Westin-Tower Salon A
  1. Sunday June 28, 2015. 3:00 pm to 3:30 pm
    Dr. Hwa-Wei Lee Melvil Dewey Medal Award Ceremony
    Location: MCC 307-310
  1. Sunday June 28, 2015. 4: pm - 5:00 pm
    CALA Annual Membership Meeting
    Location: Westin-Tower Salon A
  1. Sunday June 28, 2015. 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    CALA Awards Banquet
    Location: Imperial Palace Restaurant  3rd Floor banquet room 
       818 Washington St. San Francisco CA 94108
       (by Waverly Place and Grand Ave Chinatown)
       (415)956-9888
  1. Monday June 29, 2015. 8:30 am - 10:30 am
    New Board Meeting 2015-2016
    Location: Westin-Tower Salon A
  1. Monday, June 29, 2015. 7:00 – 9:00 p.m
    International Librarians Reception by the International Relations Round Table (IRRT)
    Location: Main Library of the San Francisco Public Library system