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Literary Lights for Children

Associates of the Boston Public Library

 

Literary Lights for Children

Sunday, September 29, 2013, 2-5 PM
Bates Hall, Boston Public Library

The Associates of the Boston Public Library hosted the fifteenth annual Literary Lights for Children tea party on Sunday, September 29th in the Boston Public Library's beautiful Bates Hall. The 2013 honorees were:

Literary Lights for Children seeks to raise awareness of children's literature, promote literacy, honor children's authors, and raise funds for the Boston Public Library's Special Collections. Students selected from Boston area schools introduced each of the honored authors. The honorees then discussed their writing careers and share their love of books with the audience of 400 children, parents and teachers. Immediately following the tea party, there was a book signing session where the students had the opportunity to meet the authors personally.

For more information and sponsorship opportunities, please contact the Associates Office at:

Associates of the Boston Public Library
700 Boylston Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116
Phone: 617-536-3886
Email: associates@bpl.org