ScholarShare Children's Book Festival @ Fairytale Town, Sacramento [from 16 to 17 September]

ScholarShare Children's Book Festival

16 - 17
10:00 - 16:00

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Fairytale Town
3901 Land Park Dr, Sacramento, California 95822
Join Fairytale Town for the 17th annual ScholarShare Children’s Book Festival, the largest early childhood literacy event in the Sacramento region! Admission is free to the Festival and Fairytale Town!

Enjoy back-to-back readings and presentations from authors and illustrators on the Mother Goose Stage, then shop at our official bookseller, Time Tested Books booth, to purchase your favorite story. Authors and illustrators will be available to sign books immediately following their presentations.

Lindsay Mattick, author of «Finding Winnie,» will headline this year’s two-day Festival! Finding Winnie is the New York Times bestseller and Caldecott Medal winning true story of Harry Colebourn, a Canadian soldier heading overseas in World War I, who followed his heart and rescued a baby bear, naming her Winnie—the bear that became Winnie-the-Pooh. Lindsay is Harry Colebourn’s real-life great-granddaughter.

The festival also features storytelling performances, hands-on literacy activities, a Scholastic book fair and more! Plus literacy and arts organizations will be on hand to provide information about early childhood literacy programs offered in the region.

For more information about the featured authors and illustrators, visit:

Admission to this two-day festival is Free thanks to the generous support of ScholarShare California's 529 College Savings Plan.

*Please Note: Adults must be accompanied by children and children must be accompanied by adults in order to gain admittance to the park.

Sponsored by
ScholarShare California's 529 College Savings Plan
Wells Fargo Bank
Golden 1 Credit Union
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KVIE Public Television
The Sacramento Bee
Sierra Health Foundation
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