Calendar of Events

SLC Reading Council  Calendar of Events  2009-2010

Promoting the Sheer Joy of Reading

  • Friday,August 28 Meet & Greet @ 4:30 @ ELEMENT Martini Lounge-free beverage and door prizes! 
  •  Laughing SUCCESS!!

  • Thursday, Sept. 24 5:00 Border's @ T.C. Mall~ free cookies and coffee!  Door prizes & book give-a-ways!  Best new books showcased! 
  •  Laughing SUCCESS!!
  • Tuesday, October 13 "WhatchaReadin' Wednesday" Proclamation accepted by the SLCSB(hopefully)
  •  Laughing SUCCESS!!

  • Friday, October 16~"Where the Wild Things Are"poster contest and trivia contest prior to movie showtime.
  •  Laughing SUCCESS!!

  • Saturday, Nov. 14  ~Fall Fiction Fashion Show @ Lady Anne's Tea Room- 1:15 seating.  Wear your hat and bring your favorite children's book!  Fashions provided by CATO. Tickets only $25.00 for 5 course lunch including beverage tax+tip.  Tickets available October 1st. Email Kathy Cutchens for more info. Laughing Success!!

  • Tuesday, December 15, Barnes & Noble Holiday Books Laughing Success!!   


  • Friday February 12 , Lightning Thief movie tie-in and County-Wide Mythology Bee Laughing Success!!


  • April 24th, 2010, Family Reading Festival

  • May 15th, 2010, Young Author Celebration (Noon by invitation only at Manatee Academy)
  •  Check Back often for 2010 events