Three of the nation’s most sought-after illustrators—each of them recognized with a Caldecott Medal in the last three years—will appear together for the first time at the 2017 Virginia Children’s Book Festival. The trio, who will present the keynote conversation for this Read More
Are you volunteering at the 2017 VCBF? If so, we have two orientation sessions for your convenience. Orientation is mandatory, so please join us at one of the following: Saturday, October 7th, 9-10am in Blackwell Ballroom Wednesday, October 11th in Lankford Student Read More
Are you interested in volunteering with the Virginia Children’s Book Festival? Be sure to come to the Fishin’ Pig this Saturday, August 12th, at 3:00pm for fun and food! Please join us!
Just three months away, the Virginia Children’s Book Festival again promises three days of dynamic and innovative programs designed to inspire children from across the commonwealth to read—or write and illustrate their own stories. As in years past, the VCBF is anchored by Read More
As children in paint-flecked smocks crowded around the huge canvas in Bedford art gallery, splotches of yellow combined to form an unusual picture: a man, in a bathtub, with underwear on his head. In the upper left corner, a taco appeared, floating Read More
2016 Friday Schedule at a glance (pdf)
2016 Thursday Schedule at a glance (pdf)
2017 Saturday Schedule at a glance (pdf)