The OPLA Child and Youth Services Committee presents an annual forum for children's and youth library services staff and other stakeholders to exchange ideas and learn about innovative programs and services in order to provide the best programming for children and youth. 

2020 Save the Date

Date: Tuesday November 3, 2020 | 9:30 - 4:15 PM EST
Venue: Online! Registration will open in early October. 

Child & Youth Virtual EXPO 2020: Been There, Done That; Now What? will include an opening talk from author Brian Francis  and three simultaneous live sessions to choose from at every point in the day. From child and teen programming to COVID-19 response, youth educational partnerships to virtual tours, Dungeons and Dragons to to reader's advisory, outreach to drag queen storytime, this day has something for everyone. Join us from your comfiest chair and get ready to spend the day, wherever you are, talking Child and Youth Services!

Members: $80
Non-Members: $100
First Nations Public Library Staff: $50
Students: $50
Mark your calendars: registration opens October 5, 2020. 

Cancellation Policy

Registrations will be reimbursed at 50% until 15 days prior and will not be reimbursed at all within 14 days of the event. Registration can be transferred to another staff member at any point during the registration process. Please email your cancellation or transfer requests to