Here are some intellectual freedom-related activities happening on Friday, July 10, 2009 at the ALA Annual Conference in Chicago:
1:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Hyatt Regency Chicago (on Wacker – not McCormick Place)
Columbus Hall H
**The first of 2 business meetings of the Intellectual Freedom Round Table, one of the best avenues for ALA members to become involved in the IF activities of the association.**
5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
McCormick Place West
**Part of ALA’s “Conference 101” series of programs introducing new members & conference attendees to the various units of ALA and the exciting events going on during Conference. At this one you’ll learn about IFC, FTRF, IFRT, the Merritt Fund, COPE, BBW, and more!**
6:00 – 7:00
Judith Krug Memorial
Hyatt Regency Chicago (on Wacker – not the McCormick one)
Grand Ballroom A
**The library world lost a great leader in April with the death of Judith F. Krug. Since her passing, on April 11th, 2009, the outpouring support – form both within the library community and without – has been immense. We look forward to coming together in person to honor Judith at this annual conference. Please join us.**