Contact: Thomas Algarin, Director, Communication & Information
770-422-3500 ext. 282
Release October 29, 2013
Marietta Reads! Benefit Book Fair
Barnes & Noble Town Center Prado
Event celebrates literacy and reading, Nov. 4 -8
MARIETTA, GA -–Support Marietta Reads!, the Marietta City Schools (MCS) citywide effort to foster reading and literacy in the community, during the Marietta Reads! Barnes & Noble Book Fair, Nov. 4 - 8, 2013, at the Barnes & Noble Town Center Prado store located at 50 Barrett Parkway. Barnes & Noble will contribute a percentage of every purchase made with a special Book Fair voucher to Marietta Reads!
Book Fair vouchers are available online at www.mariettareads.org/ and at any Marietta City school. Online purchases at www.bn.com/bookfairs also benefit Marietta Reads! (enter Book Fair voucher ID#11192770 on the payment page during checkout).
“Marietta Reads! continues to make a significant impact on reading in our schools, and in engaging our community to improve literacy,” said Jill Sims, MCS Executive Director, Curriculum and Instruction. “Our partnership with Barnes & Noble reinforces the joy of reading every day, and we are grateful for their support of Marietta Reads!”
Marietta Reads! sponsors can give the gift of reading to someone else. Personal and Individual Sponsorships and Corporate/Business Sponsor contributions help purchase books, supplies, and resources necessary for implementing sound literacy programs. For more information, contact Jill Sims at (770) 422-3500 Ext. 228.