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Arts and Literacy Festival 2023

Arts and Literacy Festival 2023
Arts and Literacy Festival 2023

General Info

Apr 29, 2023, 10:00 AM – 10:05 AM

Free, 2200 Virginia Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90404

Description

The City of Santa Monica in collaboration with SMMUSD and YMCA Healthy Kids Day welcomes families to the annual Arts & Literacy Festival.  Activities for kids, storytelling, and live entertainment.

The year’s theme is “Ready, Set, Build,” and the event will host over thirty different community organizations offering games and activities that align with Santa Monica Cradle to Career Building Blocks for Kindergarten campaign. The campaign promotes social and emotional development, self-care, physical well-being and motor skills, language development and early learning to help parents, educators, early childcare providers, and other community partners work together to make sure all Santa Monica children start kindergarten ready to learn, inside and outside the classroom.

Activity Highlights

· reDiscover Center’s Tool Zoo and Carboard Construction Zone

· Cayton Children’s Museum Recycled City activity

· Santa Monica Public Library (SMPL)’s Storytime Stage features construction themed books read by Public Work staff in hardhats!

· Construction Tool Relay Races

· Roaming Stilt walkers

· Book Characters

· Interactive Explorer Card redeemable for a free book at the SMPL booth

📅 Dates & Times 

Saturday, Apr 29, 2023

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

📍 Venue

Virginia Avenue Park

2200 Virginia Ave.

Santa Monica, CA 90405

 👪 Age requirement

Little Kids 

🎫 Tickets/Price 

FREE

🌐 Website 

City of Santa Monica

Directions

Click on "Google" on the map for directions. 

Disclaimer  

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