2. Our weekend course in Nottingham, June 2007 – remember all the cake?
4. And the speakers . . .
5. Sharon Markless
6. Anthony Bravo
7. Julie Bertagna
8. Bali Rai
9. Marcus Sedgwick
10. Stephen Elboz
11. Not forgetting – yourselves!
14. A serious moment - the AGM
15. Yes – they ’ re still eating cake!
16. Aidan Chambers helped us celebrate our birthday in style with . . . . cake
17. Lourense Das brought congratulations from ENSIL
18. The victorious team for the Libs ’ Lit Quiz
19. And in July, the world final of the Kids ’ Lit Quiz in Oxford
20. International School Library Day was celebrated on the first Monday in October
21. The SLA created new online resources, posters and bookmarks
22. Many of us were involved in the UK rounds of the Kids’ Lit Quiz in the Autumn
23. The School Librarian celebrated our 70 th birthday with specially designed covers from Korky Paul, Michael Foreman and Chris Riddell
24. Your Chief Executive was amazed and honoured to be on the Queen’s New Years Honours List
25. Buckingham Palace February 2008
26. Showing her OBE to anyone who’ll look at it!
27. At their February meeting the SLA Executive Committee decided to establish a link with the Nepalese School Library Association, sponsoring their membership of IASL. Sharada Siwakoti is our contact with them
28. Sharada outside her school
29. Sharada ’ s school library
31. SLA is providing online resources for school libraries and many members are using NYR to support lots of reading activities in school
32. Since last June we have published 5 new Guidelines and 3 Riveting Reads including 2 specially commissioned by the DCSF to support book gifting projects in England. Fantasy Fiction by SLA Scotland is launched at this weekend
33. May 2008 - the SLA School Librarian of the Year Award
34. The Awards were presented by special guest Philip Reeve