Partners in Literacy invites you to attend the sixth annual Washington County Reading Day on Saturday at Valley Mall from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
A free book will be given to the first 1,000 children who attend.
Come to Center Court in front of the Bon-Ton department store dressed as your favorite storybook character and take a trip through the mall as magician and master of ceremonies Michael T leads the kickoff parade beginning at 10 a.m.
At Center Court, authors Alan Katz, Mary Quattlebaum and Carolyn Reeder will be on hand to talk about and to sign copies of their books. Books will be available for purchase.
Storyteller Ann Griffith will take the stage at 1 p.m. with a story sure to capture your imagination.
The 2007 Washington County Teen Idol Lawren Hill and this year's Teen Idol Erin Spring, and second-place winner Christine Edmond, will perform at Center Court beginning at 1:30 p.m.