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Day of Science and Reading

Students meet Miami-based author Laurie Friedman, Mallory McDonald, Super Sitter and Can You Say Catastrophe? and Nashville-based illustrator, Higgins Bond, A Place for Turtles and Lorraine: The Girl Who Sang the Storm Away. Both successful presenters are originally from the Natural State. Limited seating is available. Please contact Beth Nelsen for more information.

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Day of Science and Reading

Students meet Miami-based author Laurie Friedman, Mallory McDonald, Super Sitter and Can You Say Catastrophe? and Nashville-based illustrator, Higgins Bond, A Place for Turtles and Lorraine: The Girl Who Sang the Storm Away. Both successful presenters are originally from the Natural State. Limited seating is available. Please contact Beth Nelsen for more information.

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WITS

Many authors have participated in the Fest’s Writers in the Schools initiative over the years. The authors travel to schools in the Central Arkansas region speaking directly to students. WITS presenters include Higgins Bond, Rick Campbell, Andrés Cerpa, Geffrey Davis, Elizabeth Eckford, Laurie B. Friedman, Lillian Li, Carla Killough McClafferty, Roman Muradov, Chigozie Obioma, Emily X. R. Pan, Ian S. Port, Joe David Rice, and Maurice Carlos Ruffin.
Sponsored by Wright, Lindsey & Jennings LLP

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Little Readers Rock

Fairy and folk tales rule the day at the Hillary Rodham Clinton Children’s Library & Learning Center, including authors, animals, activities, book giveaways, even a live version of The Emperor’s New Clothes.
In partnership with the Junior League of Little Rock.

Pose Like a Prince/Princess: Photo Booth
Capture a regal moment with your kids.
9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Classroom

Take Home Free Tales: Book Fair
Choose your own FREE books from several.

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Pose Like a Princess Photo Book

Capture a regal moment with your kids.

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Take Home Free Tales: Book Fair

Choose your own FREE books from several. Books provide by the Junior League of Little Rock and CALS

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Create a Crown: Crafts You Can Wear

Build one in preparation for The Emperor’s New Clothes, or simply to feel royal all day

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The Kinders

The rollicking, good-time recording artists put on a concert of original songs for kids.

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