Friends and Sponsors

Nevada Reading Week Conference 2017

A special thanks to the Daisy Girl Scouts of Troop #28, Sparks, Nevada, for participating in Camp READ -- Nevada, USA!

Nevada Department of Education

Nevada Department of Education

Nevada Reading Week Project was created in 1979 under the sponsorship of the Nevada Department of Education, with the encouragement of Bill Abrams, Nevada Right to Read director.

Washoe County School District Library Services

Washoe County School District

Library Services
WCSD Print Shop

University of Nevada College of Education

University of Nevada College of Education

Learning and Resource Center

Sparks High School

Sparks High School

Sparks High School Students and Staff, and SHS Honor Society

Camp READ

Camp READ -- Nevada, USA

Logo provided by Mara Williams

ADK

Delicious food and snacks

ETA Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa

BJ's BBQ

Lunch on Saturday

BJ's Nevada BBQ

Pinocchios

Dinner on Saturday

Pinocchio's

Sundance

Sundance Books

Thank you, Sundance Books and Music, for your continuing support of children’s literature

BDG Web Design

BDG

BDG Web Design in Reno for our website

Sierra Mountain Graphics

Silk Screening by Sierra Mountain Graphics

Perma-Bound Books

Perma-Bound Books (Folders)

Carrie Nelson

Target

Target- Reno

Conference Book Bags

Garrett Book Company

Garrett Books (Pens)

Tom Wyrick

Nugget

Hotel Accommodations

Hotel Accommodations provided by Nugget Hotel Casino Resort in Sparks, Nevada.

Hyatt

Hotel Accommodations

Hotel Accommodations provided by the Hyatt Place - Reno Tahoe Airport.

Committee Members

Members of the 2017 Nevada Reading Week Project Committee. who spend many volunteer hours working together to plan the Nevada Reading Week Conference each year:
Chair: Ellen Fockler
Registration: Marie Scilacci, Anna Brueher
Registration table: Susan Williams (Inservice reg), Kristin Ryan, Martha Schwalbe, Bobie Delaney, and others
Presenter welcome: Fran Edison, Heidi Slater
Site Manager: Janet Carnes
Culinary experts:Phyllis Cates, Lanny Hershenow, Karen Booth, Maureen Morton, Patti Ewoldt
T-shirt committee: Cindy Wood, Linda Mitchell, Bobie Delaney, Kristy Reynolds
Book Orders: Becky Ellis
Book Sales: Marilyn Bennett (and helpers - Tami Ruf, Kristen Ryan, Valerie Lane, and others)
Credit card manager: Shar Murphy
Vendors: Dennise Howard, Janet Carnes
Publicity: Connie Poulton
Evaluations: Valerie Lane
Transportation: Beate Weinert, Mitch Mitchell