Monday, April 4, 2016

Celebrate Children's Book Week at Writer's Block Bookstore

Writer’s Block Bookstore Presents Children’s Book Week
Monday, May 2 – Sunday May 8, 2016
124 E. Welbourne Avenue, Winter Park, Florida

Celebrate Children’s Book Week at Writer’s Block Bookstore May 2 – 8th 2016

2016 marks the 97th national celebration of Children’s Book Week, the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country! Already featured in USA Today, Children’s Book Week connects young readers with authors and illustrators at official events hosted in 50 states during the week of May 2nd through 8th.
The following celebrations will be taking place in your area, and we’d love for you to consider listing them in your event calendar:
Monday, May 2
Tale Two Tell
Storytellers bring books to life through live performance. 
10:30am– 12pm Winter Park Library

Tuesday, May 3
Pete The Cat
Walk in Pete The Cat activities and refreshments
All day at Writer’s Block Bookstore

Wednesday, May 4
Author Michele Gerber reads her book Pieces and Parts followed by a self-portrait collage activity. 
3:30pm at Winter Park Library

Thursday, May 5
Storytime with Curious George
1:30pm - 2:30pm at Winter Park Library

Friday, May 6
1 Book 1 South
Q&A with Kate Di Camillo via Facebook
3pm – 5pm at Writer’s Block Bookstore

Pancake dinner, followed by a reading and activity with author N. Jane Quackenbush
6pm-8pm at Winter Park Library

Saturday, May 7
Park Ave. Book Scavenger Hunt
10am – 2pm Writer’s Block Bookstore

These events are open to the public and ALL attendees will receive a complimentary Children’s Book Week poster and tote bag (while supplies last).

Children's Book Week is administered by Every Child a Reader and sponsored by the Children's Book Council.

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