Reading Extravaganza - June 9th

A free & fun family literacy event, open to the public, held at the famed and historic Storyland Playland. There will be games, giveaways, raffles and entertainment while we expose families to different books, community resources and reading for entertainment, education and empowerment. Not only will families be exposed to a wealth of resources on that one day but they will be able to take advantage of the programs each participating organization offer for the summer and beyond.

Saturday June 9, 2017
9:00am - 2:00pm
Storyland Playland

890 W Belmont Ave
Fresno, CA 93728
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Event Details

Event Details
A free & fun family literacy event, open to the public, held at the famed and historic Storyland Playland. There will be games, giveaways, raffles and entertainment while we expose families to different books, community resources and reading for entertainment, education and empowerment. Not only will families be exposed to a wealth of resources on that one day but they will be able to take advantage of the programs each participating organization offer for the summer and beyond.
Expect to See
FREE Admission to Event (Parking Not Free)
FREE Games with Prizes
FREE Scavenger Hunt with Prizes
Celebrity Readers Every Hour
Children's Book Authors
Community Organizations with Services for Kids & Families
Law Enforcement Outreach to Families & Kids
FREE Fresno County Library Cards
Mascots- Kids Love ‘em!




PRIZES GALORE!



24,000 FREE BOOKS! ENOUGH FOR EVERY CHILD THAT ATTENDS
READING IS COOL

Menchie's knows that reading is the COOL thing to do. That’s why Menchie's is proud to sponsor Reading Extravaganza on June 9th.


Why This Event Is Important
Our goal is to provide kids with the tools they need to have a educational and safe summer.

Activities for Children

Celebrity Readers

Come and enjoy reading with some of our favorite local new reporters, authors, and politicians. Enjoy this opportunity to read and connect with the community around you.

Arts & Crafts

Kids can enjoy creating mini masterpieces with the help of select vendors in a creative and friendly environment. Kids will be able to express themselves and enjoy time with arts and crafts.

Science

Come out and learn about new fun and exciting technology with select vendors. Kids will have the opportunity to learn and play around with modern science, such as coding a robot with the help of experts.

Mascots

Enjoy an environment with mascots from all your favorite TV shows. You will get to hang out and take pictures with some awesome characters who want to share their love of reading with our community.

FUN FUN FUN

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