Kentucky Bluegrass Award Celebrations


2010

Jackie French Koller Accepts the KBA K-2 Award

Jackie French Koller accepted the Kentucky Bluegrass Award for the K-2 winner, Peter Spit a Seed at Sue, at the KBA Luncheon on October 29, 2010, during the Kentucky Reading Association Conference. The conference was held at the Hyatt in Lexington.

Gordan Korman Appreciative of Receiving the 3-5 KBA

Gordan Korman's Acceptance Letter (PDF)

2009

Gretchen Olson Accepts the KBA 6-8 Award

Gretchen Olson accepted the Kentucky Bluegrass Award for the 6-8 winner, Call Me Hope, at the KBA Luncheon on September 18, 2009, during the Kentucky Reading Association Conference. The conference was held at the Galt House in Louisville. Gretchen shares her heartfelt thanks to all:

Thank you (PDF)

Gretchen Accepting her Award

Gretchen Olson Accepting her Award

Gretchen Speaking

Gretchen Olson Speaking

2008

Brian Selznick Accepts the KBA 3-5 Award

Brian Selznick attended the KBA Luncheon during the KRA Conference on September 26, 2008, to accept the Kentucky Bluegrass Award for his book The Invention of Hugo Cabret.

Students from James E. Farmer Elementary School and Hawthorne Elementary in Louisville were in attendance as was one student from the Model Laboratory School in Richmond. All had a great time.

Students, Brian, and Autographed Books

Students, Brian, and Autographed Books

Brian and Jack Lemmon from Richmond

Brian and Jack Lemmon from Richmond

Brian Accepting his Award

Brian Accepting his Award

Cynthia Lord Excited to Receive KBA 6-8

Cynthia Lord's Acceptance Letter (PDF)