Organizations to celebrate adult education,

PLATTSBURGH - Literacy Volunteers of Clinton, Essex and Franklin Counties is teaming up with Journey Into Reading and the Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System to host a special day to celebrate adult education and family literacy.

The event will take place at Champlain Centre mall, 60 Smithfield Blvd., this Thursday, Oct. 22, from 4:30-6 p.m. The celebration will coincide with the weekly Journey Into Reading time slot.

Roo the Reader, Little Red Reading Hood, and clowns will be present to assist with reading with children and the giving away of children'?s books. The CEFLS Bookmobile will park outside for the use of all.

The public is invited to attend the event, which will be located in the hall near the indoor entrance to JC Penney.

The celebration will be held in conjunction with the National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week, which was recently declared by the federal government for the week of Oct. 18-23.

For more information contact Literacy Volunteers at 564-5332 or send an e-mail to amenardvista@literacynewyork.org.

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