|Wednesday, 05/03/17||Washington, D.C.||Library of Congress|
|With Librarian of Congress, Carla Hayden, and illustrator Shadra Strickland|
|Thursday, 05/11/17||Philadelphia, PA||Philadelphia Free Library|
|Saturday, 11/04/17||Champaign, IL||Beta Phi Mu Library Honor Society|
Patricia has recently presented at several ALA Conferences, Texas Library Association 2016, NCTE Atlanta 2016, Plainfield Public Library, Urbana Free Library, Philadelphia Public Library, Princeton Public Library, at schools throughout the Washington DC area sponsored by An Open Book Foundation, the Virginia Festival of the Book, as a keynote speaker at SCBWI Western WA; a speaker at SCBWI MD/DE/WV.