Posted on May 25, 2018 | Events

Read to Me Conference 2017- Reading: Engaging Every Child

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June 1, 2017 - June 2, 2017
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Ko‘olau Ballrooms & Conference Center

Ko‘olau Ballrooms & Conference Center
45-550 Kionaole Road
Kaneohe, HI
June 1-2, 2017
Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Registration $179 (includes continental breakfast and lunch)
Deadline for registration, May 15, 2017.

To register, please fill out the fillable PDF registration form. Print out the completed form and mail it in with your payment.

Registration form coming soon!
For Questions, please call 955-7600.

Welcome to “Reading:Engaging Every Child,” the 2017 Read To Me Conference where everything you could hope for in a children’s literacy conference can be found. Join us for outstanding authors, speakers, and presenters who will inspire you to engage in your child’s world of books and reading.

Whether you are an early childhood educator, an elementary school teacher, a librarian, a parent, a caregiver, a children’s program manager, or just someone who is interested in sharing the love and joy of reading aloud, this conference is for you!

Join us for:

  • Workshops
  • Bringing stories to life
  • Book Signing
  • Hawaii Authors Panel


Bruce Hale, Author, Actor, and Storyteller

Lee Cataluna, Writer and Actor

Luncheon Speakers:

Earl Kawaa, Teacher, Community Organizer, and Poet

Nyla Fujii-Babb, Storyteller, Artistic Director, Voiceover Talent, Teacher, and Actress

Conference Information:

Ample parking is available on site.

Americans with Disabilities ActIf you need accommodations for a disability covered by Federal and State disability laws, please contact us at (808) 955-7600 at least 15 days prior to the event. If you are an individual with a hearing disability, please feel free to contact us via the relay system. Call 1(877) 447-5990 for TTY service if calling from Hawai‘i, or 711 if calling from anywhere within the United States.