Partnering with the Children’s Literature Hawai’i, the council hosted the 18th Biennial Conference on Literature and Hawai’i’s Children, “Imaging Worlds, Fictional & Real,” in June 2016 with a variety of activities exploring the creativity and interpretation of literature for children.
- Presentations by acclaimed authors and illustrators
- Thematic sessions on the meaning and significance of children’s literature
- Workshops for teens on writing and illustrating stories
- Free movie screening of Under the Blood Red Sun
- Crafts and family festivities