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Reading to Kids News
April 22, 2010
 

Dear Friends of Reading to Kids,

Reading to Kids is excited to be just two days away from the 2010 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books!

We still need a few more people at our Festival of Books booth to help recruit volunteers and answer questions about Reading to Kids! Click here to see available shifts, then contact Rachel at Rachel.Zwass @ readingtokids.org to sign up.

The Festival of Books is America's largest book festival and takes place once a year on the UCLA campus. The event is free and open to the public on Saturday, April 24th from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Sunday, April 25th from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Reading to Kids will be at Booth 137 in Zone A.

Click here to see the panel schedule in case you want to schedule your shifts around particular speakers.

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READING TO KIDS CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT
SATURDAY, MAY 22nd

We are proud to announce some of our most exciting raffle prizes yet! Raffle prizes at this year's Reading to Kids Charity Golf Tournament will include a one night stay in a Hard Rock Suite at the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego. But if that's not enough of a getaway, the raffle's Grand Prize will be a 7-day, 6-night stay at a seaside villa in San Felipe, Baja on the Sea of Cortez! Don't miss out on these exciting prizes - register for the golf tournament or 19th Hole post-tournament dinner reception today.

The Reading to Kids Charity Golf Tournament will be a fun day of golf and networking. The format is a scramble tournament, making it easy to play for any level of golfer. The tournament will include fun prizes for top foursomes, holes-in-one, a closest-to-the-pin competition, a long-drive contest, and a raffle. Not a golfer? Join us for the 19th Hole post tournament reception for dinner, raffle, and entertainment.

Cost
$185 for tournament (includes greens fees, cart, drinks on the course, and dinner).
$35 for 19th Hole reception/dinner only.

Location
Babe Zaharias Course at Industry Hills Golf Club
One Industry Hills Pkwy Industry Hills, CA 91744

Sponsorship & In Kind Donations
Proceeds for the tournament support Reading to Kids. To support these efforts, please consider sponsoring. Contact (310) 479-7455 or info@readingtokids.org


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CROSSWORDS LA
SATURDAY, MAY 1st

The Second Annual Crosswords LA Tournament is almost here! On Saturday, May 1st, puzzlers of all skill levels will be competing for prizes and pride - all to benefit Reading to Kids!

We're looking for volunteers to help with scoring and collecting puzzles. If you're interested in volunteering, click here to see the shift schedule for volunteers and learn more about these important positions. Then contact Joby at Joby.Mahto @ readingtokids.org to sign up.

Would you like to compete? Click here to check out the Crosswords LA website for more information and to register. You can also check out the event on Facebook.

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Sincerely,

Joby Mahto and Rachel Zwass
Reading to Kids
1600 Sawtelle Blvd, Suite 210
Los Angeles, CA 90025
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May
Reading Club RSVPs
School RSVPs Capacity
Alta Loma 58 58
Esperanza 76 76
Gratts 57 58
Hoover 65 65
Los Angeles 62 84
Magnolia 85 86
Politi 53 58
White 46 47
TOTAL 502 532
May Books. . .

Kindergarten

First Grade

Second Grade

Third Grade

Fourth Grade

Fifth Grade

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