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Official Summer Reading Kick-Off

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June 4, 2014

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Seward Park Library
For all ages
Major support for children's and young adult programming is provided by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences. Additional major support is provided by the Mr. and Mrs. Timothy R. Barakett Endowment for Children's and Young Adult Programs and Services. Additional support is provided by Beth and Christopher Kojima; the Estate of Charles J. Mauro; the Estate of William C. Morris; The Morris and Alma Schapiro Fund; Solon E. Summerfield Foundation, Inc.; Con Edison; Epstein Teicher Philanthropies; Mr. and Mrs. John Klingenstein; Sandra Priest Rose; Mr. and Mrs. George T. Votis; Gerstner Family Foundation; The Walt Disney Company; U.S. Bank Foundation; The Edith Glick Shoolman Children's Foundation; and anonymous donors.

A FULL DAY OF FREE PROGRAMS AND FUN FOR THE WHOLE COMMUNITY

The New York Public Library invites you to join us for the official kick-off of the Summer Reading Challenge! This celebration features keynote speakers, children’s and young adult programs, guest speakers, and an introduction to our Summer Reading Challenge.

10AM: Special Guest Speakers: including Author Ben Hatke of “Zita the Spacegirl”!

1PM-5PM: Free shows, music performances, and science stations for children and teens of all ages!

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