The Children’s Museum Tucson is celebrating Love of Literacy with a weekend full of readings from local children’s authors, storybook characters, and hands-on activities on September 22 and 23.
Admission is free all weekend for the event and is sponsored by Target.
Joining the Museum on Saturday, Sept. 22 to advocate the importance of literacy will be AZ State Schools for the Deaf and Blind, Bear Essential News, Ben’s Bells, Bookbike from Pima County Public Library, Bookmans Entertainment Exchange, Child Care Resource and Referral, Green Pieces Cartoon Studio, Literacy Connects, Make Way for Books, Pima County Public Library, Postal History Foundation, UA Bookstore, and Worlds of Words.
Local children’s authors to be featured include Byrd Baylor, Nicki DiCampli, Karla Lehmann, Jennifer Humphries, Charline Profiri, and Jennifer J. Stewart.
- LOCATION: Children’s Museum Tucson, 200 S. 6th Ave., Tucson
- DATE: Saturday, September 22, 2012 and Sunday, September 23, 2012
- TIME: 10:00am – 2:00pm each day
- COST: Free