We want to cordially invite you to join us for our third annual Educator Celebration!
For 34 years Quail Ridge Books has enjoyed a long and valued relationship with local schools and educators. We want to continue to support and invest in the strong growth and development of our students and local community through educators. With this in mind, we wish to express our appreciation to the teachers, administrators, media specialists and support staff who are on the front lines striving to improve student achievement, both academically and personally.
The Educator Celebration will be held at Quail Ridge Books Friday, September 28 from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday, September 29 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The first 300 attendees will receive a complimentary tote bag that includes (among other goodies) a free book!
Each participating educator, faculty, and staff member will receive:
A $10 Gift Card to QRB for personal or professional purchases during the event
The opportunity to enter a drawing for a carefully chosen selection of books valued at $500.00 for the winner's school library
Information on how to bring an author to your school
Saturday, September 29:
As part of the Educator Celebration, special guest and 2018 Caldecott winner Matthew Cordell, author and illustrator of Wolf in the Snow, will present a storytime for his new book King Alice at 10:30 a.m. Prepare to be charmed by Alice in this heartwarming romp that reminds us of the power of kindness and bravery. He will then present to educators "Wolf in the Snow: The Making of and the Road to Caldecott" at 11:00 a.m. You are invited to attend one or both parts of his program. The author will sign books after the program. To purchase King Alice and receive a signing line ticket for this part of the event click here.