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Annual Literacy Festival and Potluck Set for April 28 at Carson Park

RELEASED: April 17, 2009

EAU CLAIRE —The annual Eau Claire Area School District Literacy Festival and Potluck will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. April 28 in the Oak and Pine pavilions at Carson Park.

The ECASD Reading Partner Program, EC4T, Head Start Program, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Jumpstart, UW-Eau Claire Center for Service-Learning and First Book organizations will partner to host the potluck and end-of-year literacy celebration.

More than 200 Eau Claire area elementary and preschool children and families, their university reading partners and Jumpstart volunteers will gather to celebrate the joy of reading quality literature. Storytellers, Jumpstart Corps members and others will provide literacy related entertainment and activities for the children.

UW-Eau Claire First Book, ECASD Early Learning Initiative and the Reading Partner Program will distribute books to all children attending.

For more information, contact Lucianne Boardman, 715-836-5964.

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