Children’s Day/Book Day
An annual celebration linking all children to books, language and culture
Día de los niños / Día de los libros (Children's Day / Book Day), or “Día”, is a celebration that connects children and families with reading, books, languages and cultures. Annually, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library celebrates Día on the last Saturday in April with literacy and educational activities for the whole family. Please join us!
Our 2013 celebration features author, educator and speaker Leyla Torres. Ms. Torres is a visual artist, who has written and illustrated several picture books, published in both English and Spanish. She loves origami, photography, watercolor, language and teaching
Saturday, April 27, 2013 / Sábado, 27 de Abríl
Schedule of Events:
For more information (para más información):
- 11:30-12:30 Storytelling from Around the World
- 12:00 Meet the author Leyla Torres
- 11:00 Mama Goose (Play)
- 1:30 Performance by Alma de la Luna
- Plus meet Pete the Cat and Olivia!
Learn more about Día:
- In English and Spanish: Veronica Corral: 704-416-0556 (en Espanol y en ingles)
- In English: Meryle Leonard, 704-416-0558 (en ingles)