January 20, 2012

Disney on Ice Book Drive - Utah


EVERYONE'S FAVORITE TOYS FROM DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS TOY STORY 3
AND THE ROAD TO SUCCESS OF  SALT LAKE CITY
ARE KICKING OFF SALT LAKE CITY'S FIRST "HOEDOWN SHOWDOWN BOOK DRIVE"
 
"No Book Is Left Behind" With The Help Of Woody, Buzz & The Salt Lake City Community
To Help Bring The Joy of Reading To Underserved Children & Families In Need
Accepting Donations Monday, January 23rd
 
WHO/WHAT:   Everybody's favorite toys are back in Salt Lake City with Disney On Ice presents Disney/Pixar's Toy Story 3 and this time they are making sure "no book is left behind" as they round up the Salt Lake community to benefit Road To Success in a fun-filled "Hoedown Showdown Book Drive."
 
Buzz and Woody invite you to collect books for low-income families and pre-schools throughout Salt Lake City.  The first 500 people to bring a new or gently used children's book, to the EnergySolutions Arena Plaza Door Six to donate to the Road to Success Organization.  ­­­ In appreciation for every book donation, each person will receive a free ticket* to the opening night performance of Disney On Ice presents Disney/Pixar's Toy Story 3 playing at EnergySolutions Arena - March 7-11, 2012.
 
                         Poverty has a profound impact on literacy development and a good book can be a good friend, that's why Disney On Ice supports literacy in an effort to help provide the fundamental skills required for learning how to read. The Road to Success collects, repairs, and packages used books, which are then made available to families in need - free of charge.  Excitement about reading books can be contagious, so donate your new or gently used children's books to local underserved children!
 
WHERE:             EnergySolutions Arena - 301 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT  84101
 
WHEN:              Monday, January 23rd
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m









2 comments:

  1. what a WONDERFUL program- as a teacher, i know how incredibly important books are to children! and there's a great incentive too- a free ticket! :) thanks for the info!

    annae07 at aol dot com

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  2. wow this is great! so beneficial and exciting!

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