For Immediate Release

Samantha Thomason
Community Relations Manager
Library celebrates Week of the Young Child April 23-29
Special guests to read at Grow a Reader classes
FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA, April 13, 2017 - April 23-29 is Week of the Young Child and Central Rappahannock Regional Library (CRRL) is partnering with  Rappahannock Area Community Services Board, Rappahannock United Way, Smart Beginnings Rappahannock Area, The Childcare Network, Germanna Community College, and The Doctor Yum Project to spread awareness of the importance of a  strong early learning foundation.

Throughout the week, special guests will visit the library to read during Grow a Reader classes:

Alphabet Soup
Ages 2-5 with a caregiver. Daycares welcome.

Snow Branch, Monday, April 24, 11:00-11:30 a.m. with Greg Benton, Spotsylvania County Supervisor 

  England Run Branch, Wednesday, April 26, 10:00-10:30 a.m. with Delegate Bill Howell

  England Run Branch, Wednesday, April 26, 11:00-11:30 a.m. with  Tom Foley, Stafford County Administrator 

Montross Branch, Thursday, April 27, 3:00-3:30 p.m. with Emily Laux of Delegate Margaret Ransone's office

  Porter Branch , Friday, April 28, 10:30-11:00 a.m. with Michael Morris, Stafford County Director of Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities

  Salem Church Branch , Friday, April 28, 11:00-11:30 a.m. with Mark Taylor, Spotsylvania County Administrator

Preschool Time
Ages 3-5 with a caregiver.

Headquarters Library, Friday, April 28, 10:30-11:00 a.m. with Fredericksburg City Councilor Charlie Frye


For more information, contact Darcie Caswell, Youth Services Coordinator,, 540-372-1144, Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg, VA, 22401.

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