4th Annual Barnes & Noble Regional Book Fair
The Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida (ELC) has partnered with Fort Myers, Estero and Naples Barnes & Noble Booksellers to host an in-store Book Fair. A percentage of the daily sales, from this three-store event, will directly benefit the ELC’s Literacy Buddies Program. Customers attending this event will also be able to purchase books for donation to the Literacy Buddy Program directly. Each store will feature a wide variety of readings and activities throughout the event. Featured authors Lee Bennett Hopkins, Cheryl Abney, and Doug McGregor will do book signings. There will be presentations by local fire departments, Florida Fish and Wildlife, Law Enforcement agencies, Lee Community Youth Chorus, Calendar Girls Dance Group, Golisano Museum, and many more. Presentations from area child care centers as well as a variety of readers from our community will also be part of this event. There will be face painting and arts and crafts activities as well. The event is taking place simultaneously at all three local stores - Fort Myers, Estero and Naples. The Estero store is in the Coconut Point Mall located at 23130 Fashion Drive in Estero and they can be reached directly at 239-947-8724. The Fort Myers store is in the Marketplace Shopping Center located at 13751 Tamiami Trail in South Fort Myers, to contact them directly please call 239-437-0654. The Naples store is located in the Waterside Shops located at 5377 Tamiami Trail in Naples and they can be reached directly at 239-598-5200. For more information regarding the Literacy Buddies Program please visit http://www.elcofswfl.org/. For more information on the book fair, please contact Donna Schehr at (239) 935-6176 or Donna.Schehr@elcofswfl.org.
Barnes & Noble
13751 Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, FL 33907