Keffer librarian Donna Nix to talk about great gift book ideas for children and young adults. St. Thomas Newsroom March 30, 2009 Donna Nix O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library Center celebrates 50th AnniversaryThe O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library Center will celebrate its 50th Anniversary tomorrow with a Noon Conversation about books with Donna Nix.A reference and curriculum librarian, Nix manages the Children’s Literature and Curriculum collections at the Keffer Library on the Minneapolis campus. She has experience as a classroom teacher, school librarian, consultant for school libraries, and she has been a longtime reader of kids’ books.In a modified version of her presentation from the 2009 Hubbs Children’s Literature Conference in February, Nix will discuss award-winning children’s and young adult books for 2009.The presentation will be given at noon Tuesday, March 31, in the O’Shaughnessy Room, O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library Center. The event is open to the UST community. Bring lunch; beverages and light dessert will be provided.For more information call Julie Kimlinger, (651) 962-5014. RelatedSchool of Education and libraries to host annual children’s literature conference Feb. 26Noted illustrator to speak here at Feb. 24 Hubbs Children’s Literature ConferenceLibrary today: O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library Center celebrates 50th anniversary tomorrowLibraries Observe 30th Annual Banned Books Week, Sept. 26-Oct. 1.