2009 Book Award Book Pick Up and Happy Hour

We are ready to launch the 2009 Colorado Book Award Selection Process!

You are receiving this invitation because you have submitted an application and have been accepted to participate as a Selector for the 2009 Colorado Book Awards.

We have prepared all of the materials you will need along with a pile of books for you to begin reading.

Please come by:

Colorado Humanities & Center for the Book

1490 Lafayette Street

Conference Room - Suite 108 (This is a different space, if you've been here previously)

THIS FRIDAY, February 6th

4pm to 6:30pm

Please let us know if you plan to attend by responding to this invitation.


If you cannot be there to pick up books and meet other selectors on Friday, you are welcome to stop by the office at any time this week, we'll have your books ready for you.

If you cannot make it to the office to pick up your books, please email Jen Long at long@coloradohumanities.org and let her know so other arrangements can be made.


Thanks for participating!!! See you on Friday!!

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