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Reading: A Family Affair – March 1 in Falls Church

Celebrate literacy through storytelling, puppetry, music, dance, and more!

Clifford RAFA photo

Families and children are invited to the Literacy Council of Northern Virginia’s 8th annual Reading: A Family Affair.

The event is open to families with children of all ages. And every child that participates gets to take home a free book!


New for 2014

Pre-register for RAFA and you’ll be entered in a drawing to win a Nook® HD!
Only one entry per household. Must be present to win from 11:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the RAFA Welcome Remarks in the theater. Pre-registration closes at Noon on February 28, 2014.

Suggested donation for admission:  $5 per family, to benefit the Literacy Council’s Student Scholarship Fund.

Authors and Performers scheduled to appear include Dean Alan: The Wizard of Reading, Blue Sky Puppet Theatre, Jane Franklin Dance, Barbara Effron, Gary Lloyd, Mr. Knick Knack!, Oh Susannah!, Sing Books with Emily, and Marc Spiegel!


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  1. […] away from the house (both on purpose and unintentionally, more on that later). First we stopped by “Reading: A Family Affair” put on by the county at one of our local libraries. When we heard Clifford was going to be there, […]

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