Event box

Vermont Youth Book Awards Conference - Vermont Golden Dome Book Award Session

Vermont Youth Book Awards Conference - Vermont Golden Dome Book Award Session Online

The Vermont Golden Dome Book Award is Vermont’s children’s-choice middle-grade book award created  to honor excellence in children's literature. Vermont students in grades 4-8 read the 25 nominated books and vote for their favorite.

The Vermont Golden Dome Book Award conference session takes place Thursday, September 28, 2023, from 12:00-2:00pm. Library staff, teachers, and others who love great middle-grade literature will take away ideas and inspiration for discussions and programming.

12-1pm: Author Stuart Gibbs will kick off the session with a keynote presentation. Stuart Gibbs is the author of five bestselling middle grade series: Spy School, FunJungle, Charlie Thorne, Moon Base Alpha and The Last Musketeer. He also writes for TV and film. His book Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation won the 2021 Vermont Golden Dome Book Award and his book Belly Up was a nominee in 2013.

1-2pm: The Vermont Golden Dome Book Award committee members will lead an exploration into the award nomination list, highlighting innovative and fun ways to promote and engage book award participation in schools and libraries.

Meeting information:

  • The conference will be held on Microsoft Teams. Please find the link and call-in information below.
  • The author keynote recordings will be available for 30 days after the conference.
  • Each session’s book award committee member portion will be recorded and made available.
  • 2 CEUs, Elective category
  • Important Note: The same Teams link will be used for all sessions but please register for each conference session separately:

Microsoft Teams Meeting Information

Click here to join the meeting

Meeting ID: 246 933 485 487
Passcode: oUg826

Download Teams | Join on the web

Or call in (audio only)

+1 802-828-7667,,293126050#   United States, Montpelier

Phone Conference ID: 293 126 050#


Thursday, September 28, 2023
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
  Elective     Topic: Youth Services  
Registration has closed.

Event Organizer

Jonathan Clark

More events like this...