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2011 Kerlan Award: Jane Kurtz

kurtz_jane_web.jpgWhat: 2011 Kerlan Award luncheon and award presentation
When: Saturday, April 2, 2011
Noon: luncheon
(advance registration required by Friday, March 25. Cost is $20; $15 for Kerlan Friends)
1:15 p.m.: ceremony with speech by Jane Kurtz
(free and open to the public)
Where: Elmer L. Andersen Library
Who: Jane Kurtz, 2011 Kerlan Award Recipient

Children's author Jane Kurtz will receive the Kerlan Award in recognition of achievement in children's literature and appreciation of donation of materials to the Kerlan Collection. Kurtz is the author of many books, including Lanie's Real Adventures, American Girl's 2010 Book of the year; River Friendly, River Wild; The Storyteller's Beads; and Do Kangaroos Wear Seat Belts?

Learn more about the Kerlan Collection and the Kerlan Friends membership.