The Sixth Annual Reading Bonanza in the Park, East Palo Alto is scheduled for Saturday, May 14th, 2016. The event aims to promote literacy and the joy of reading among the youth of East Palo Alto and its surrounding communities.
Highlights from the Fifth Annual Reading Bonanza in the Park, EPA:
- 385 kids registered at the check-in booths
- 900+ in attendance from the East Palo Alto and surrounding communities
- 45+ community organizations hosted reading activities
- 6,000+ FREE books were given to youth in the East Palo Alto community
- Dozens of FREE prizes were given to kids and families for participating in activities (including Mac laptops)
- 150+ volunteers hosted various reading activities
- FREE FOOD, drinks and snacks given out all day
For more information, visit www.readinginthepark.org.