Community Invited to Participate in Free Event Celebrating Literature and the Arts.
The Santa Clarita Public Library is partnering with the SCV Education Foundation and SCV Water to host the 13th annual Family Literacy Festival, themed “Adventure by the Books.” This year’s festival will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Old Town Newhall Library, located at 24500 Main Street. The free event will celebrate literature, music, dance and crafts!
The day will be filled with fun activities and performances that will inspire artistic expression. Christopher Ramirez, with Freedom Drum Circle, will kick-off the festival at 9:45 a.m., and performances by Mariachi Zapopan and other local musicians will follow.
Local non-profits, schools, artists and education enthusiasts will host interactive stations, and attendees will have opportunities to win prizes and giveaways! Some of the activities will include storytime with the Mayor at 11:00 a.m., free face painting, bounce houses, costumed character photo opportunities, the Farmers Market and much more.
No RSVP is required to attend, just show up! Free parking can be found at the Old Town Newhall Parking Garage, located at 2551 9th Street.
Community members are encouraged to join in during this fun-filled event. For more information about the 13th annual Family Literacy Festival and other Santa Clarita Public Library events, please visit SantaClaritaLibrary.com or call (661) 259-0750.