Take nearly 1,000 middle school and high school students from seven districts in two states,
(Kelly Milner Halls workshop)
With strong local media coverage and growing coverage from across the region, it does not appear Cavalcade of Authors will be doing anything but expanding in the near future. That is fine with Lane, who envisions a three-day event attended by students from across Washington and northeastern Oregon. It could be held in various geographic regions. A majority of those who have seen and experienced the Tri-Cities-based Cavalcade of Authors appear to support Lane in her quest. So do the authors who have seen firsthand the changes they can make in students’ lives.
(Jonathan Maberry's workshop)
(Gregg Olsen's workshop)
The students got as much out of the event as the authors.