March into Reading March 1 & 2 Aquidneck Island’s 10th celebration of children’s books

Friday, March 1, 2013

Author & illustrators school visits Friday March 1, 2013

  Saturday, March 2, 2013

Children’s Activities, Author and Illustrator Presenation, Books Sales and Signing

9:30 am – 1:00 pm

O’Hare Academic Center, Salve Regina University

9:30 – 1:00 Children’s Discovery Rooms  

Outer Space,

Once Upon a Time,

Super Heroes

Macaulay’s World a Discovery Zone for middle school age children    

10:00 – 10:45 Presentation by David Macaulay

Book signings

10:00 – 10:45    Ann Hood, Laura Backman , David Biedrzycki

11:00 – 11:45     David Macaulay, Laura Gates Galvin

12:00 – 12:45    Mark Peter Hughes, Marc Tyler Nobleman, Lucinda Landon 

The Reading Room for Young Children Guest Readers

10:00 – 10:30 Laura Gates Galvin

11:00 – 11:30 Laura Backman & Lemon the Duck

This program is made possible by grants from

The Hamilton Family Foundation, Peoples Credit Union, Newport Public Education Foundation,Portsmouth Public Education Foundation, Middletown Education Collaborative

And contributions from

Island Books, Newport Hotel Group, RI United Way Women’s Leadership Council, Viking Tours, Newport Daily News

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