Storytellers and VIPs will entertain children with Latin-American folktales in English and Spanish. Special guests include
• Virginia Delegate Alfonso Lopez
• Arlington County Board Member Walter Tejada
• Arlington County Library’s Desiree Fairooz
• Maria Elena Giraldo Greene from Hola Baby!
The goal of Arlington Kids Read is to promote reading for Arlington kids and families and to raise funds to support TRC's ongoing reading programs for at-risk kids.
If you're interested in bringing the kids in your life to the festival, you can RSVP at www.ArlingtonKidsRead.org. Feel free to pass this information on to friends and family. Flyers for the event can be found in English and Spanish. For more information about the Arlington Kids Read Campaign, check out the website at www.ArlingtonKidsRead.org.
What: Community Reading Festival
When: Saturday, September 29, 2012 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Patrick Henry Elementary School, 701 S. Highland Street, Arlington, VA 22204
Why: Join us for a lively afternoon of fun, crafts and stories!
Transportation information: ART 77 and Metrobus 10B and 16 serve the nearby intersection of Walter Reed Drive and Columbia Pike. Parking is available at Patrick Henry Elementary School.