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FVRC brochure for 2019-2020

Membership in FVRC

  • Membership Dues ......$30.00 Includes food and registration costs for local meetings (does not include cost for Children’s Literature Conference)  Also includes council reciprocity for all WSRA affiliate councils. Ask for details!
  • Student membership dues........$5.00
  • Retiree membership dues........$5.00
  • Non-members are welcome to attend local meetings at a minimum of $15 per meeting. 

FVRC 2019-2020 Meetings


April 2, 2020 CANCELLED

May 6, 2020

Title: Show, Don’t Tell: Unlocking the Creative Writer’s Mind presented by KW Penndorf 

When you comprehend the art of sensory details but aren't transferring them into your writing, then it's time to talk "Show, Don't Tell." Let middle grade author KW Penndorf lead you to writing creatively through the use of imagery, sensory details, and adding depth to the world of one's story. Come learn the keys of unlocking the creative writer's mind in your students.

Time and Location TBD

Fox Valley Reading Council Leadership

Leadership Team, Treasurer



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Past President



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  • FVRC is one of 20+, nonprofit local reading councils throughout Wisconsin. Its membership is comprised of reading specialists, librarians, administrators, teachers, professors, and other members of the community who are genuinely concerned with the improvement of reading education and the teaching of lifelong literacy.

  • FVRC is an affiliate of the Wisconsin State Reading Association (WSRA). Our council serves the lower Fox Valley and nearby communities.

Why should you join the Fox Valley Reading Council?

  • FVRC offers many outstanding opportunities to hear professional speakers discuss cutting edge reading issues

  • FVRC members actively promote literacy in the Fox Valley through Parents and Reading Month, Read Across America Activities, and the Young Authors Literacy Contest (co-sponsored by Delta Kappa Gamma)

  • FVRC is affiliated with the Wisconsin State Reading Association

  • FVRC provides an ongoing link for professional networking and growth

  • FVRC promotes sharing of classroom strategies and current professional reading through Teachers as Readers prior to each meeting

Join us. Bring your friends. Become part of an organization dedicated to improving reading education for all. You'll grow as a professional and have a great time in the process!