Free books and fun at Philadelphia Literacy Day

This celebration of literacy organized by Tree House Books is back for a second year. Mayor Jim Kenney will read to kids, live music will play and authors will give talks. Also expect games, prizes and the largest free book market and book swap in the area.

Where: Smith Memorial Playground at 3500 Reservoir Dr., 19121

When: May 12, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

How much: Free


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