Child's Discovery Museum builds excitement with Literacy Alive
March 20, 2013 at 10 p.m.
Updated March 19, 2013 at 10:20 p.m.
IF YOU GO
• WHAT: Literacy Alive
• WHEN: 6-8 p.m. Friday
• WHERE: Children's Discovery Museum, 204 N. Main St., Victoria
• COST: $10 in advance, $15 at the door
• FOR MORE INFORMATION: Call 361-485-9140 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
According to Literacy Texas, 85 percent of juveniles who are involved in the court system are functionally illiterate and there are 3.8 million adults in Texas without a high school diploma.
The Children's Discovery Museum and UHV's Kappa Delta Pi-Alpha Zeta Lambda Education Honor Society are partnering to help get children excited about reading.
There will be a reading theater, robot building, games and more. A dinner will be served.
The event is for children kindergarten through third grade. Parents can also drop their children off at the event.