Martin County Library System Press Releases

June 15, 2012

Children Can Explore Life in Rural Latin America with Storytelling,Dance, Music, Costumes

For immediate release:  June 15 , 2012                                        
Contact:  Susan Opasik, Martin County Library System, Public Relations, 772-463-2863   

Dream Big, Read About the World—and Nicaragua—at Hoke Library June 23            
Marybeth Peña, RN, BSN, CDE, will present “Dream Big, Read About the World,” Saturday, June 23 from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Hoke Library, 1150 N.W. Jack Williams Way, Jensen Beach 34957, as part of Martin County Library System’s Children’s Summer Reading Program.

The story “Nicaraguita” will be read by author Marybeth Peña.  Following the storytelling, children will have the opportunity to explore a day in the life of a child in rural Latin America through dance, music, costumes and a piñata. 

Funded by the Friends of the Hoke Library in Jensen Beach, Inc., the event is free and open to children entering grades K-5.  Pre-registration is required. Please call 772-463-2870 to register. 

For information about other MCLS Children’s Summer Reading Program events, pick up a flier or Library Connection at any Martin County community library, visit the library website at or call 772-221-1403.




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