August 1, 2019: Southern Illinois Reading Councilwill host the 2019 SIRC Mini-Conferencefeaturing Dan Killeen, Author of the Tillie and Clementine Series, from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 700 S. Illinois Avenue, Carbondale, Illinois. Registration is $15 for IRC Members and $20 for non-members.
September 19, 2019: Southern Illinois Reading Councilwill host Namaste in Bed and Read: A Night of Yoga and Literacy with Pat Braun from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Starview Vineyard, 5100 Wing Hill Road, Cobden, Illinois. A board meeting will be held prior to the event at 5:15 pm.
October 3-4, 2019: Illinois Reading Councilwill host the 52nd Annual IRC Conference, Literacy in the Spotlight, in Peoria, Illinois. Please take a moment to peruse the online Conference Preview that highlights a few of the speakers planned for 2019. The Conference Preliminary Program with full details on speakers, registration, and housing will be available on April 15, 2019.
October 6, 2019: Southern Illinois Reading Councilwill host a Twitter Chat on Reflections of the IRC Conference from 8:00 - 8:30 pm online.
December 5, 2019: Southern Illinois Reading Council