Monthly Archives: March 2016


Apply for 2016 Reading Is Grand! Celebrating Grand-Families @ Your Library Grant sponsored by BCALA

By |2016-03-16T17:56:24+00:00March 16th, 2016|Categories: blog|

Dear BCALA Members and Friends,   The Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA) is pleased to announce applications for 2016 Reading Is Grand! Celebrating Grand-Families @ Your Library are now available. The grant amount is $500. The deadline for grant submissions is MONDAY, MAY 2, 2016.   Reading Is Grand! Celebrating Grand-Families @ Your Library is an intergenerational literacy program designed to reach out to Africa American children and families through shared stories. Reading is Grand! is a celebration [...]

BCALA and BiblioBoard Announce the 2016 EBook Literary Awards Winners – Press Release

By |2016-03-03T16:52:17+00:00March 3rd, 2016|Categories: blog|

For Immediate Release February 1, 2016 Press Contact: Gladys Smiley Bell 757-727-5185 [email protected] The Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Inc. (BCALA) and BiblioBoard announce winners of the 2016 Self-Publishing EBook Award. Following the model of the current BCALA Literary Awards, the new award honors the best self-published EBooks in fiction and poetry by an [...]