CALENDAR

The following includes all scheduled visits to date as well as other community events where Meet the Writers is a contributor.

April 30, 2020 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Jerry Craft
Hamilton Grange Middle School

April 30, 2020 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Jerry Craft
PS 234 Independence School

April, 2020 School Visit
Author: James Preller
Walter H. Crowley School of Leadership at IS 5

March 23, 2020 School Visit
Author/illustrator: George O’Connor
PS 169 Sunset Park School

March 13, 2020 School Visit
Author: Nicole C. Kear
PS 169 Sunset Park School

March 3, 2020 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Jessica Love
SUNY Old Westbury

February, 2020 School Visit
Author: Adam Gidwitz
PS 169 Sunset Park School

December 17, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Johan Olander
PS 169 Sunset Park School

November 18, 2019 School Visit
Author: Charles Waters
SUNY Old Westbury

October 24, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: George O’Connor
Hamilton Grange Middle School

October 15, 2019 School Visit
Author: Alice Faye Duncan
PS 15 Patrick F. Daly

October 5, 2019
Michele Weisman with authors Barbara Dee, Lisa Greenwald, and Veera Hiranandani
Panel: Girls in the World
Chappaqua Children’s Book Festival

October 3, 2019 School Visit
Author: Nikki Grimes
DreamYard Preparatory School

September 27, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Lulu Delacre
Hamilton Grange Middle School

September 13, 2019
Michele Weisman with author/illustrators Nancy Carpenter, Nina Crews, and Huy Voun Lee
Wordsprouts: An Evening with Children’s Picture Book Creators
Park Slope Food Coop

July 18, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Ruth Chan
Read Alliance
PS 154 Jonathan D. Hyatt

July 15, 2019
Michele Weisman
Girls Who Code: The Confidence to Speak with Clarity
AT&T

June 21, 2019 School Visit
Author: Gayle Forman
Highbridge Green School

June 18, 2019 School Visit
Author: Lance Rubin
Highbridge Green School

June 17, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Nick Bruel
PS 169 Sunset Park School

June 5, 2019 School Visit
Author: Marina Budhos
Kingsborough Early College Secondary School

May 31, 2019
Michele Weisman
Department of Education Middle School Quality Initiative Roundtables

May 30, 2019 School Visit
Author: Jacqueline Woodson
Seth Low IS 96

May 28, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Ruth Chan
PS 169 Sunset Park School

May 21, 2019 School Visit
Author: Justina Ireland
North Bronx School of Empowerment

May 15, 2019 School Visit
Author: Corey Rosen Schwartz with Sensei Kathleen Rahill
PS 142 Amalia Castro

May 13, 2019 School Visit
Author: Sayantani Dasgupta
MS 89

May 10, 2019 School Visit
Author: Christine Kendall
MS 89

May 6, 2019 School Visit
Author: Linda Sue Park
Seth Low IS 96

April 16, 2019 School Visit
Author: Tony Medina
Pelham Gardens Middle School

April 11, 2019 School Visit
Author: Elizabeth Acevedo
Hamilton Grange Middle School

April 11, 2019 School Visit
Author: Booki Vivat
IS 238 Susan B. Anthony Academy

April 9, 2019 School Visit
Author: Charles Waters
PS 51 Elias Howe

March 28, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Nina Crews
PS 51 Elias Howe

March 26, 2019 School Visit
Author: Tracey Baptiste
PS 15 Patrick F. Daly

March 25, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: George O’Connor
PS 169 Sunset Park School

March 21, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Ruth Chan
PS 51 Elias Howe

March 18, 2019 School Visit
Author: Sonia Manzano
Highbridge Green School

March 12, 2019
Michele Weisman
SUNY Urban Teacher Education Center

March 11, 2019 School Visit
Author: Tiffany D. Jackson
Highbridge Green School

March 6, 2019 School Visit
Author: Torrey Maldonado
Highbridge Green School

February 26, 2019 School Visit
Author: Caron Levis
PS 15 Patrick F. Daly

February 7, 2019 School Visit
Author: Ibi Zoboi
Hamilton Grange Middle School

January 31, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Roxie Munro
PS 169 Sunset Park School

January 30, 2019 School Visit
Author: Brendan Kiely
MS 89

January 23, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Ruth Chan
PS 142 Amalia Castro

January 15, 2019 School Visit
Author/illustrator: John Patrick Green
PS 15 Patrick F. Daly

December 18, 2018 School Visit
Author: Linda Oatman High
PS 516 Sunset Park Avenues

December 17, 2018 School Visit
Author: Adam Gidwitz
PS 169 Sunset Park School

December 10, 2018 School Visit
Author: Zetta Elliott
IS 562 Evergreen Middle School for Urban Exploration

December 6, 2018 School Visit
Author/illustrator: George O’Connor
Hamilton Grange Middle School

December 4, 2018 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Johan Olander
PS 169 Sunset Park School

December 3, 2019 School Visit
Author: David A. Kelly
PS 51 Elias Howe

November 28, 2018 School Visit
Author: Adam Gidwitz
PS 516 Sunset Park Avenues

November 27, 2018 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Stephen Savage
PS 15 Patrick F. Daly

November 16, 2018 School Visit
Author: Jim St. Germain
IS 238 Susan B. Anthony Academy

November 1, 2018
Michele Weisman
In conversation with the interns
Symphony Space

October 23, 2018
Author: Phil Bildner
PS 516 Sunset Park Avenues

October 16, 2018
Michele Weisman
Life Lines: The Books Podcast

September 20, 2018 School Visit
Author: Tiffany D. Jackson
North Bronx School of Empowerment

September 14, 2018
Michele Weisman with authors Matthew Burgess, Lance Rubin, and Heather (H.A.) Swain
Wordsprouts: A Night of Literature for Young Adults and Children
Park Slope Food Coop

July 23, 2018
Michele Weisman
Girls Who Code: The Confidence to Speak with Clarity
AT&T

June 21. 2018
Michele Weisman
Meet the PowerUP! Winners
Brooklyn Public Library Business & Career Center

June 12, 2018 School Visit
Author: Ibi Zoboi
Seth Low IS 96

June 8, 2018
Michele Weisman with authors Karen Bao, Tiffany D. Jackson, and Ibi Zoboi
Department of Education Middle School Quality Initiative Roundtables

June 1, 2018 School Visit
Author: Daniel José Older
Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School

May 24, 2018 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Tad Hills
PS 169 Sunset Park School

May 22, 2018 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Daniel Salmieri
PS 15 Patrick F. Daly

May 17, 2018 School Visit
Author/illustrator: Johan Olander
PS 142 Amalia Castro

May 11, 2018 School Visit
Author: Corey Rosen Schwartz with Sensei Kathleen Rahill
PS 169 Sunset Park School

May 9, 2018 School Visit
Author: Adam Gidwitz
PS 15 Patrick F. Daly

May 4, 2018 School Visit
Author: Elizabeth Mann
PS 261 Philip Livingston

May 2, 2018
Michele Weisman
Crafting Successful Author Visits
Highlights Foundation

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