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Children's Book Week

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 10:00am to Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 7:00pm

In Ventura:

 

Bank of Books and Abednego Book Shoppe are proud to be 98th Anniversary Children’s Book Week event hosts! Come out and celebrate with us.
May 1-7 is also the finale of voting for the sole book awards chosen only by kids & teens.
As the longest-running national celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading, this May marks the 98th anniversary of Children’s Book Week; the theme for this year’s celebration is “One World, Many Stories.

Voting for the 10th Annual Children’s & Teen Choice Book Awards, the only book award voted on solely by kids & teens.

Voting table will be open every day from open to close at both stores:
Bank of Books : Monday – Thursday 10 am to 6 pm, Friday & Saturday 10 am-8 pm, Sunday 10 am- 5 pm
Abednego Book Shoppe : Monday-Saturday 9:30 am-5:30 pm and Sunday 12:30 pm-4:30 pm

*please bring in your kids & teens to vote!


We are proud to be hosting the following event(s) in celebration of Children’s Book Week:

Everyday 11-11:30 am
Bank of Books 748 E Main Street
Monday May 1st  Coloring Sheet
Tuesday May 2nd Make Your Own Golden Book
Wednesday May 3rd Get your I Can Readathon Activity Kit
Thursday May 4th Crossword puzzle
Friday May 5th Get your Reading without Walls Activity Kit
Saturday May 6th Storytime/Get your I Can Readathon Activity Kit
Sunday May 7th Make Your Own Golden Book

Monday-Saturday 11-11:30 am and Sunday 1-1:30 pm  (Storytime to be determined)
Abednego Book Shoppe 2682 E Main Street
Monday May 1st  Coloring Sheet
Tuesday May 2nd Get your I Can Readathon Activity Kit
Wednesday May 3rd Crossword Puzzle
Thursday May 4th Make Your Own Golden Book
Friday May 5th Get Your Reading without Walls Activity Kit
Saturday May 6th Make Your Own Golden Book
Sunday May 7th Get your I Can Readathon Activity Kit


All kids and teens will receive a free, exclusive 2017 Children’s Book Week activity poster designed by Christian Robinson (while supplies last), as well as have access online at Every Child a Reader to original bookmarks created by four of today’s most innovative children’s book illustrators, an original early reader Sesame Street ‘joy of reading’ e-book, and an original middle-grade “One World, Many Stories” graphic novel.

Children’s Book Week is a cornerstone program of Every Child a Reader, a 501(c)(3) literacy charity dedicated to inspiring a lifelong love of reading in children and teens across America. Other national programs include the Children’s and Teen Choice Book Awards, Reading Without Walls, and the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, in partnership with the Library of Congress. Individual and corporate donations, grants, and the Children’s Book Council support Every Child a Reader.

 

 

Location: 
748 E Main St
Ventura, CA 93001


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Event | by Dr. Radut