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Celebrate National Library Week (in Second Life)

The folks at ALA recently shared a rough draft of the schedule of National Library Week events in Second Life. 

It looks like a lot of fun for those of us who are already in world and a good opportunity for those of us new to SL to bump around and explore ALA Island.  (To find ALA Island in SL, do a search for American Library Association.)

Sunday, 4/13
  • Loriene Roy Opening Presentation
  • Julie Andrews Costume Party (w/ appropriate décor)
  • Added event: Screening of all of the AL Focus NLW spots
Monday, 4/14
  • Julie Andrews PIO Video Stream
  • Book Discussion
  • Party – Come as your favorite Intellectual

Tuesday, 4/15 – National Library Workers Day

  • Fireworks
  • Storytime
  • Alexi Hudson Presentation (SL Librarian)
Wednesday, 4/16
  • Libraries Across America
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • Storytime

Thursday, 4/17 – Support Teen Lit Day

  • Trivia Contest
  • YALSA Podcast & Discussion
  • Party – Books With Bite (Vamp it up for YALSA)   

Friday, 4/18 – Gaming in Libraries Day

  • Jenny Levine Presentation
  • Party – Come as your favorite video game character
  • Poetry Open Mic
Saturday, 4/19
  • Book Discussion    
  • Streamed PIO Concert
  • Party

Joyce Valenza About Joyce Valenza

Joyce is an Assistant Professor of Teaching at Rutgers University School of Information and Communication, a technology writer, speaker, blogger and learner. Follow her on Twitter: @joycevalenza


  1. Where do we go to find SLurls for these events? Are times listed somewhere?

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