The Emerald Empire Reading Council and the Oregon Reading Association offer Programs
for Teachers and other Individuals Interested in Promoting Literacy

Program Schedule for the 2015-2016 School Year

DATE
TIME
PROGRAM - PRESENTER
LOCATION
LINK
September–April
2016
4:30–6:30

Four EERC Professional Development Workshops
Free for EERC members
$10 each for nonmembers
2 hr. PDU certificates for each

McCornack
Elementary
1968 Brittany
Eugene 97405

Questions?
Kate Wagoner
wagoner_k@4j.lane.edu
Judy Davies
davies_j@4j.lane.edu

Lynn Woodworth
lwoodwor@q.com

 

Monday,
September 26, 2016
4:30–6:30pm

The Five Patricia Gallagher Books
Presenter: Mickie French

Learn about this year's nominees and activities that support each book. Literary elements will be highlighted and reviewed and the lessons will meet L A CCSS. Join us for an afternoon of delightful books, practical ideas, and wonderful conversation. After each book and lesson presentation, a brainstorming session will be offered to identify more lesson ideas. A list of the lesson ideas will be compiled and sent to each attendee's email. Packets with Mickie's lesson ideas will be available at no cost.

FREE for Members. $10 for nonmembers.

McCornack
Elementary
1968 Brittany
Eugene 97405

Questions?
Kate Wagoner
wagoner_k@4j.lane.edu
Judy Davies
davies_j@4j.lane.edu

Lynn Woodworth
lwoodwor@q.com

 

 

Monday,
October 17,
2016

4:30–6:30pm

Literature Circles in the Classroom
Presenter: Paul Bodin


McCornack
Elementary
1968 Brittany
Eugene 97405

Questions?
Kate Wagoner
wagoner_k@4j.lane.edu
Judy Davies
davies_j@4j.lane.edu

Lynn Woodworth
lwoodwor@q.com

Friday,
November 4,
2016

8:30–3:15

Registration:
8:00

ORA Fall Institutewith Stephanie Harvey
"Engaging, Interesting, Deep Teaching"


Holiday Inn Hotel, Portland

dennishickey@outlook.com
971-645-0609

download flyer and registration form: www.oregonread.org


Tuesday,
November 15,
2016
Emailed or Postmarked Deadline for applying for ORA's Literacy Grant
of $200!
NA

www.oregonread.org

Click on Projects & Grants/Literacy Grants

Wednesday,
November 30,
2016
Emailed Deadline for applying for EERC's RAW Grant
of $100!
NA

EERC RAW grant app_16.pdf

Questions?
Karen Antikajian
kantikajian@cvcable.net

         
Monday,
February 6,
2017
4:30–6:30pm

Worm Bin Composting in the Classroom
Presenter: Janet Marcisz

Worm bin composting is a simple way to reuse natural resources, reduce food waste, and learn about the soil and decomposition.


McCornack
Elementary
1968 Brittany
Eugene 97405

Questions?
Kate Wagoner
wagoner_k@4j.lane.edu
Judy Davies
davies_j@4j.lane.edu

Lynn Woodworth
lwoodwor@q.com

Friday–Saturday
February 10–11, 2017

8:30–3:30

Registration:
8:00

ORA Winter Institute with Ellin Oliver Keene (Elementary) and Chris Tovani (Secondary).

Sheraton Hotel Portland Airport

dennishickey@outlook.com
971-645-0609


download flyer and registration form: www.oregonread.org

Saturday,,
March TBA
2017
1–3pm
Our Annual B.E.A.R. Faire
Community Service Program
FREE
Springfield Public Library

 

Monday,
April 17,
2017
4:30–6:30pm

Whole Brain Writing
Presented by Shannon Graham



McCornack
Elementary
1968 Brittany
Eugene 97405

Questions?
Kate Wagoner
wagoner_k@4j.lane.edu
Judy Davies
davies_j@4j.lane.edu

Lynn Woodworth
lwoodwor@q.com


Friday,
May 1,
2017
  Deadline for submitting votes for the Patricia Gallagher Books


NA

email votes to Mickie French
garmic2@msn.com

Friday,
May TBA,
2017

4–6pm

Our Annual Whine and Wine Celebration


Emmaus Lutheran Church, 1250 W. 18th Ave. Eugene

lwoodwor@q.com

 

Usually the fourth
Tuesday of the month

4:30–6:00 Kids' Books TAR Group

Springfield
Public
Library

Schedule and List of Books
Usually the first Thursday of the month 4:30–6:00 Gayla TAR Group

Springfield
Public
Library
or
Alternate Location


Schedule and List of Books
Usually the second Saturday of the month 10:00–12:00 LitWits TAR Group

Members' Homes

Locations vary

Schedule and List of Books

Emerald Empire Reading Council Meetings are held on the second Monday of the month during the school year
(no meeting in December)
at Coburg Pizza in Springfield on Centennial from 4:30 - 6:00.
Join us for light refreshments and program planning.
(Call Lynn 541-997-1022] first to make sure the meeting has not been rescheduled)

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