AFT Washington Celebrates Books and Reading

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Please join us at a family-friendly book give-away and resource fair on Saturday, May 17th, at the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall with our community partners to provide free books to children through AFT's partnership with the nationally-recognized First Book. First Book offers new books to kids in need to promote reading and literacy to help them succeed in school and life. We will have Caldecott and Newberry Medal award-winning books in several languages and for all cultures and ages.

 

Map of Seattle Center Grounds
Exhibition Hall entry is on Mercer Street near McCaw Hall.

Public Transportation Links:

King County Metro Online

Seattle Center Monorail between downtown Seattle and the Seattle Center

Parking is available in all Seattle Center lots. A parking garage is located across the street from the Exhibition Hall on Mercer St.


Link to Online Volunteer Sign-Up

We would appreciate any help with set-up, registration, giving away books, dining area, reading, and clean-up.


For students who need service learning or community service hours, check with the school to see if you can get credit for volunteering at this community event. Then download this flyer and bring it with you so we can fill out the information to validate your volunteerism.


Download a copy of the promotional flyer: English version | Spanish version