Family Reading Night at DACC; 6-8PM

Family Reading Night at DACC; 6-8PM

Danville Area Community College’s Literacy Program is holding a Family Reading Night on Thursday, November 21, 2019 from 6-8 p.m. in the DACC Student Union (Subway/Cafeteria area), Lincoln Hall. Special guest readers have been invited to read to the children. Confirmed "celebrities" are Danville Police Department Chief Yates and Cindy Peck dressed as Dorothy from, "The Wizard of Oz." 

Highlights of the night include guest readers:  Mayor Rickey Williams, Police Chief Yates, 'Dorothy' from the Wizard of Oz, 'Woody' from Toy Story, Mary Poppins, and more. We will also have prizes, giveaways, and freshly-baked Otis Spunkmeyer chocolate chip cookies!

Family Reading Night is sponsored by Illinois Secretary of State and State Librarian, Jesse White, and the Illinois Center for the Book, Family Reading Night is an annual statewide event held the third Thursday in November to encourage families to spend quality time reading together."

The Family Reading Night is open to the public.

For more information contact Brandice Connor, DACC Literacy Coordinator at 217-443-8785 or

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