Mon08May201710:00am - 1:00pmArizona State University - Tempe Campus
El Día de los Niños, El Día de los Libros is a national day of tribute to children, literacy, and culture most often celebrated through local events in Southwestern communities. It is a celebration of children and the importance of advocating literacy for youth of every language and every ethnic background.
The purpose of the event is to create a space for elementary and high school students to partake in a variety of multicultural and multilingual literacy-based reading and writing activities, while enjoying stories from their favorite storytellers and authors. This is a true celebration of culture, language, and literacy.
The Department of English presents the seventh annual Día De Los Niños / Día De Los Libros celebration of kids, language, and culture. Special guests include Duncan Tonatiuh (keynote), Austin Aslan, Ryan Dalton, Tom Leveen, Juana Martinez-Neal, Amy Nichols, Aprilynne Pike, Amy Nichols, and Reyna Grande.
The event is for kids in 6-12th grades and attendees must be sponsored by their schools (teachers must register and accompany their students).
Additional event partners include ASU College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Phoenix Book Company, and Dunkin' Donuts.
Register for Día De Los Niños, Día De Los Libros 2017 here.
Download flyer here: ASUdia2017
For more information, visit ASU's event page.
Save the date for a special guest Storytime reading at Changing Hands Bookstore in Tempe, AZ. Changing Hands Bookstore is located at 6428 S McClintock Dr in Tempe, AZ.
Release launch party details coming soon!
Sat09Sep20179:00am - 4:00pmWestWorld
In it's second year and organized by Scottsdale Public Library, Children’s Learning and Play Festival will bring a variety of youth activities and events featuring local authors and illustrators, science and technology to North Scottsdale.
Children's Learning and Play Festival will be held at Westworld of Scottsdale at 16601 N Pima Rd in Scottsdale, Arizona. Free admission. Parking $5. Indoors and air-conditioned.
For more details visit: azchildrensfestival.com