Moore County Reading Association of NC
                             Moore County, North Carolina
                        ILA Honor Council 1988-2019

          A local council of the  North Carolina Reading Association, Inc.  &
         an affiliate of the  International Literacy Association

Date: Tuesday, September 1, 2020


Location: Virtual Zoom Meeting


Time: 6:30 -7:00 pm -- Book Talks:

                                    “The Giver of Stars” by Jojo Moyes, and

                                    “It’s Okay to be Different” by Sharon Purtill

                                                        (submit written assignment to mcra.ya.docs@gmail.com)

                                        (Must attend from 6:30-7 pm – read books, complete written assignments and participate in

                                                 Book Talks - to earn full Literacy/Content CEU for this portion of the meeting.)

           7:00 – 7:45 pm -- Program

           7:45 – 8:00 pm -- Business Meeting

           8:00 pm -- Adjournment

                                      (Must attend from 7- 7:45 pm to earn full General/Literacy CEU for the meeting.)


Program:                                         Introduction to the 2020-2021 Young Authors Writing Project

                                                                                  “Let Your Light Shine”


Speakers:                                                       Christine Leo, Corinne Walls, LeeAnn Felicetta,

                                                                                  Brittany Driggers & Ann Spong


Session Description:                              If you’re considering participating in Young Authors this year

                                                                     you’ll want to be sure to attend this meeting.

                                                                 You’ll hear all about the 2020-2021 YA Writing Project, 

                                                                                       “Let Your Light Shine” 

                                                         so that you can inform your students of the theme and guidelines. 

                                                  We will also help you with ways to introduce your students to the YA project, 

                                                                            and how to get them involved this year!


ALSO, please remember that we are still collecting new or gently used book for our

Mary Ellen Skidmore Grant Project to take to the Pediatric Unit at

First Health Moore Regional Hospital for kids and families to enjoy.

If you have books to donate, contact us at moore.read@hotmail.com.