Events / Families Reading Together Kick-off

Nov. 3, 2012 10 AM - 4 PM

Have an Artful Reading Adventure at the Norton Museum of Art

Bring your valid library card from any Palm Beach County library and enjoy free admission for your family at the Norton Museum of Art on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012.  Meet Bob Raczka, the author of this year’s Families Reading Together Book, Artful Reading; take an Artful Reading Treasure Hunt, and make your own book at the Museum’s DIY Art Project.  In addition, you can celebrate the opening of the special high school photography exhibition, Based on Books, in the Museum’s Marden Community Gallery.  Also: meet Dewey the Library Owl; visit the Bookmobile; and participate in the Great Book Giveaway. Newcomers can also get a Library card during their visit.

Activity Schedule:
10 a.m.- 4 p.m. / Artful Reading Treasure Hunt
This program is generously underwritten in part by the Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Schott Endowment for Education.

10 a.m.- 4 p.m. / Great Book Giveaway
Visit the Palm Beach County Library System Bookmobile

11:30 a.m. / Meet Author, Bob Raczka
(Theater doors open at 11 a.m.; limited seating)

11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. / Café 1451 open

Noon – 4 p.m. / DIY Art Project: Bookish on Art

12:30 p.m. / Tour: Art…En Español

2 p.m. / Opening of High School Photography Exhibition: Based on Books

2 p.m. / ArtVentures Tour: Storytelling in Art




This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Palm Beach County Library System.