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2013 International Children's Book Day: Home

A joint event sponsored by UF (the George A. Smathers Libraries, the Center for Children's Literature and Culture, the College of Education, and the International Center), the Alachua County Library District, Santa Fe College, and St. Leo University

Planning Committee

Alachua County Library District

Center for Children's Literature and Culture (UF)

College of Education (UF)

George A. Smathers Libraries (UF)

International Center (UF)

Santa Fe College

St. Leo University

2013 International Children's Book Day

This event is intended to highlight children's books from around the world. The focus of this event is "Folktales." The date of the event is April 2, 2013. Activities will include:

  • Workshops/presentations by storyteller Barry Stewart Mann at local schools (TBD), Santa Fe College,  the University of Florida, and the Alachua County Library District
  • Evening presentation at the PK Yonge Performing Arts Center by award-winning children's book author/illustrator Peter Sis

This event is sponsored by the following groups:

  • University of Florida
    • George A. Smathers Libraries (Baldwin Collection, Education Library)
    • College of Education
    • Center for Children's Literature and Culture
    • International Center
  • Alachua County Library District
  • Santa Fe College
  • St. Leo University

Schedule of Events, 4/2/2013

Overall Event

9:00 - 10:00 AM               Barry Stewart Mann (Millhopper Montessori)

11:00 - NOON                  Barry Stewart Mann (Santa Fe College)

12:30 - 1:00 PM               Lunch

2:00 - 3:00 PM                 Barry Stewart Mann (UF)

4:30 - 5:30 PM                 Barry Stewart Mann (ACLD HQ)

7:00 - 9:00 PM                 Peter Sis (PKY)



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