July 9, 2013: IRC Executive Committee Meeting is scheduled. For more information, please contact the IRC Officeby email or phone at 1-888-454-1341.
July 10-12, 2013: IRCLeadership Retreat at Grand Bear Lodge & Resort in Starved Rock, Utica. Local Council Officers, State Committee Chairs, Regional Directors, and Executive Officers will attend a comprehensive training and team-building workshop. Please watch your mail for registration materials. Contact your local council leaders for information on how you can be more involved in your local council.
August 1, 2013: IRC Committee Chairs - Send committee goals, budget requests, and committee member's names, addresses, and phone numbers to IRC Office.
August 6, 2013:Southern Illinois Reading Council will host a Mini Conference from 8:00 a.m. to noon at the Carbondale Convention Center, 200 South Illinois Avenue, Carbondale, Illinois. Early Bird Registration is due by May 15, 2013 and is $15 for SIRC members and $20 for nonmembers. After May 15th, registration increases by $5. Register today!
September 1, 2013: IRC Committee Chairs - Submit chair reports to the IRC Office.
September 1, 2013: IRCProgram Proposals for 2013 Conference due to IRC Office.
September 1, 2013: IRC deadline for submitting information for the November IRC Communicator. Please send your information to the IRC Office.
October 1, 2013: IRC Nomination for IRC Vice President & Treasurer due to Cindy Wilson, Nominating Chair.
October 1, 2013: IRC Membership Grants due to Janell Hartman, Director of Membership Development.
November 1-2, 2013: Secondary Reading League (SRL)will host the 37th Day of Reading with Cris Tovani and Jay Asher at the Tinley Park Holiday Inn & Convention Center, 18451 Convention Center Drive, Tinley Park, Illinois. To register online or for more information about the conference, please visit www.dayofreading.org.
November 15, 2013: IRC Councils deadline to submit the IRS e-Postcards.