The OLC will host several luncheons during the Convention and Expo. Pre-registration is required to attend ($40 fee/luncheon). There will be no tickets available for purchase on site. Be sure to indicate any special dietary requirements when registering for these events.

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Check out the real Superheroes of the Ohio public library community during a special luncheon on Wed., Oct. 4.

OLC Awards and Honors Luncheon
Wed., Oct. 4
12:15-1:45 p.m.

Join us as we recognize the extraordinary people and organizations that make Ohio libraries great! Meet these innovative leaders and learn more about their outstanding achievements. The 2017 Award winners will be announced on the OLC website in early August.

NOTE: You may attend the luncheon without being registered for the Convention & Expo. Please pre-register and pay separate luncheon fee. No badge will be provided.

Certified Public Librarian and Certified Public Library Staff Luncheon
Thurs., Oct. 5
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Join Certified Public Librarians (CPL) and Certified Public Library Staff (CPLS) from around the state for a special luncheon that celebrates certification holders and their commitment to the profession. This is an exclusive event for CPL and CPLS designation holders and is sponsored by the OLC’s Professional Development Committee.


Horror Panel Luncheon
Thurs., Oct. 5
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

WYSO Community Voices
Thurs., Oct. 5
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.