Free Kick-off Party “Llamapalooza” for One Book, One Denver
posted by: Amber Johnson
Denver’s Preschool One Book, One Denver kicks off another year with Llamapalooza! This year’s book selection is Is Your Mama A Llama? by author and illustrator Deborah Guarino. From April 15-30, all Denver Preschoolers will be reading this title, a perennial favorite of parents and children alike.
To celebrate, The Denver Preschool Program (DPP) and the Denver Office of Cultural Affairs (DOCA) is hosting Llamapalooza! at the Denver Central Library on Saturday, April 16 from 2-4 p.m. Join them for a fun-filled afternoon with English and Spanish-language readings by Mayor Bill Vidal and author Deborah Guarino, arts and crafts, book giveaways, and more!
And, of course it wouldn’t be Llamapalooza without llamas – meet their special guests: Mr. Magoo and Jurni. Snacks provided by McDonalds, with a special appearance by Ronald McDonald.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2011
Time: 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: Denver Central Library, 10 W. 14th Ave Parkway
Preschool One Book, One Denver 2011 is presented by The Denver Preschool Program (DPP) and the Denver Office of Cultural Affairs (DOCA) and features community readings across the City and County of Denver. A complete calendar of events is posted on the DPP website (www.dpp.org).