The First Book Initiative

First Book Initiative

Saturday, May 21 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Norwalk Public Schools, in collaboration with its employee unions, has partnered with the international nonprofit First Book to provide children with free books, including new releases and best sellers. Norwalk High School will host the event at 23 Calvin Murphy Dr. First Book has been providing equal access to quality education for kids in need since 1992. First Book utilizes system-changing models that address the whole child to build a path out of poverty through educational equity. This year’s theme is the Carousel of Reading. The day will include a number of activities and entertainment including: 40,000 free, high-quality books given to parents as an opportunity to create or supplement home libraries; plus Disney theme characters, storytellers and authors, health services on site, free transportation for families, local vendors, and free entertainment. www.norwalkps.org www.firstbook.org

The event is finished.

Date

May 21 2022
Expired!

Time

11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Category

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