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An Afternoon with Kathi Appelt

Feb 24, 2024

Brazos Valley Arts Council, 4180 Hwy 6 South, College Station, TX 77845

Join us for an afternoon of craft and conversation with award winning author and Brazos Valley SCBWI founding member Kathi Appelt.

Event information

Come ready to learn from Kathi and connect with fellow children's literature creators and fans!

This event is open to non members and members alike.

We will begin with a craft workshop led by Kathi Appelt, followed by a Q & A.

Workshop topic will be announced shortly.

Our event will also feature a silent auction to benefit our scholarship fund (see details below).


About Kathi Appelt

As one of the founding members of the Brazos Valley chapter of SCBWI, Kathi Appelt has been a cherished author and member of our community for over two decades. Kathi Appelt’s books have won numerous national and state awards, including the Irma and Simon Black Award, Children’s Choice Award, Teacher’s Choice Award, the Oppenheimer Gold Award, Parent’s Choice Award, Storytelling World Award, Growing Good Kids Award, Texas Writer’s League Award for Children’s Literature, the Texas Institute of Letters Award, Best Books for Young Adults, VOYA Top of the Shelf Award, and a host of others.

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Support our regional scholarship fund!

This event is a fundraiser for our upcoming All Y’all Texas children’s book writer and illustrator conference hosted by all five Texas SCBWI regions. Event proceeds will fund scholarships for Brazos Valley members. If you are interested in contributing to the silent auction or directly to the scholarship fund, please contact Lydia Scott at brazosvalley-ara@scbwi.org