Barnes & Noble and First Book are teaming up to host a free literacy event for kids on Saturday, March 2nd.
Stop by the store at 5130 E. Broadway sometime between 11:00am and 3:00pm to participate in free reading activities. Make a bell with Ben’s Bells. Plant seeds from Eco Gro. Make origami shapes and bookmarks. There will also be a continuous storytime for the full four hours of the event.
Don’t forget your camera! Mother Goose, King Arthur, Red Riding Hood, Alice in Wonderland, First Book – Tucson Witch, Cat in the Hat, and The Frog Prince will be wondering the store.
Please use voucher number 11015344 as you make purchases in the cafe and throughout the store. Part of the proceeds will go toward First Book. While you are in the store, you can also purchase a book for a school library in Tucson.
ABOUT FIRST BOOK: First Book provides new books to children in need, addressing one of the most important factors affecting literacy -access to books. An innovative leader in social enterprise, each year First Book distributes millions of free and low-cost books to disadvantaged children and the programs that serve them.
- LOCATION: Barnes & Noble, 5130 E. Broadway, Tucson
- DATE: Saturday, March 2, 2013
- TIME: 11:00am – 3:00pm
- COST: Free