Saturday, May 4, 11 AM: Children’s Book Release Celebration for Lory Britain, author of “I’m Happy-Sad Today: Making Sense of Mixed-Together Feeling” (Free Spirit Publishing). Lory has more than forty years of experience working with children, teachers, and families. Her background includes time in the classroom as a preschool teacher; helping found therapeutic child and family programs; teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in early childhood education; and presenting at state, national, and international conferences for professionals who work with young children. In addition, Dr. Britain has written many children's books that help kids stay safe and express their feelings and ideas. She lives in Eugene, Oregon.