Downtown Gives Holiday Read

Date(s): Saturday, December 13, 2014

Time: 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM


Phone: 605-338-4009 ext. 12


In support of this year’s Downtown Gives beneficiary, First Book – Sioux Falls, and to promote children's literacy, downtown Sioux Falls is hosting a Downtown Gives Holiday Read on Saturday, December 13. This progressive storytime event will feature local authors and personalities reading their favorite children's holiday books, including: Chris Browne, Ted Heeren, Tom Roberts, Brian Bieber, Jennifer Dumke and Santa!

Storytimes have been scheduled at several participating downtown locations throughout the afternoon. Reading times will be staggered to allow families to move from place to place while enjoying holiday treats, sipping hot cocoa and enjoying all that Downtown Holidays has to offer.

$15 Downtown Gives coupon books will be for sale at each of the 26 participating locations, which feature great discounts & specials to help with your holiday shopping. Coupons are good until March 31st, 2015, so the books also make great stocking stuffers!

When: Saturday, December 13th from 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Locations & Times:
Zandbroz Variety: Holiday read & book signing with Chris Browne at 12:30 p.m. 209 S Phillips Avenue
Falls Overlook Café: Holiday read with Jennifer Dumke at 1 p.m. 825 N Weber Avenue
Breadico: Holiday read with Brian Bieber at 1:30 p.m. 201 N Weber Street, #101
Sioux Falls Main Library: Holiday read with Ted Heeren & holiday party with a brass quintet at 2 p.m. 200 N Dakota Avenue
Child’s Play Toys: Holiday read & book signing with Tom Roberts at 3:30 p.m. 233 S Phillips Avenue
A League of Your Own: Holiday read and book signing with Tom Savage at 4 p.m. 229 S Phillips Avenue
Shriver Square: Holiday read with Santa at 5 p.m. 230 S Phillips Avenue

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