Chesapeake Reading Council
Chesapeake, Virginia


Calendar of Events 2017-2018


August 1: Membership drive begins


August 3: Chesapeake Administrators' Back-To-School General Conference, Western Branch High, 8:00 AM


August 23: New Employee Walk About, Greenbrier Middle School, 10:30 AM, CRC giveaways!


September: Building Representative Packets will be sent.

October: Begin celebrating the theme, "Reading Our World, Inspiring the Future"

October 10: Building Representative Meeting, Greenbrier Library, 5:00-6:00 PM

October 23: Deadline for RTOY and JD Mullins nominations to CRC

October 26: Family Literacy NightGreenbrier Library, 6:00-7:00 PM


November 16: Bookfair at the Greenbrier Barnes & Noble, 5:30-8:00 PM.  Shop, save, and support CRC!


December 15: Deadline for grant applications for the VSRA conference


January: Reading Month - celebrate the theme "Reading Our World, Inspiring the Future" with activities throughout the month

Early Bird Registration for the VSRA Conference in Richmond.  See the VSRA Website

March 8-10: VSRA Conference in Richmond

March 13: Young Writers' Event at Oscar Smith High School, 5:30-7:00 PM

March 22: Chesapeake R U Ready? Family Night, Indian River High School, 5:30-8:30 PM

March 30: Deadline for CRC scholarship applications & community grants

April: Voting for Virginia Reader's Choice at individual schools

April 13: Deadline for Literacy Award nominees to CRC

April 16: Begin registering for the annual CRC Banquet

April 19: Middle and High School Literacy Jam at Oscar Smith High School Little Theater, 6:00-7:00 PM


May 15: CRC Annual Banquet at the Delta Hotel Chesapeake (formerly Chesapeake Marriott), 6:00-8:00 PM