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1st Annual Day of Reading

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CHARISM Neighborhood Support Centers is having its 11st Annual Day of Reading with the Fargo Public Library on Saturday, February 9, 2013 from 10 am – 5 pm.  This Celebration of Children's Literacy will bring in local celebrities and heroes to read children's stories throughout the day, helping to bring focus to the joy and importance of reading with youth.  The Day of Reading is being hosted at the Fargo Public Library's Main Branch located downtown at 102 3rd Street North, Fargo.  The event is free and open to the public. 

Schedule of Readers:

10:00 am

Sgt. Tara Morris – Cass County Sheriff's Dept.

10:30 am

Mike McFeely – KFGO

11:00 am

Sgt. George Vinson & K9 Earl – Fargo Police Dept.

11:30 am

Hutch Johnson – KVLY

12:00 pm

Christopher Gabriel – WDAY

12:30 pm

Firefighters – Fargo Fire Dept.

1:00 pm

JJ Gordon – Linebenders Comedians

1:30 pm

Kelly Welle – Teacher of the Year

2:00 pm

Christian Dudzik – NDSU Football Player

2:30 pm

James Burgum

3:00 pm

FM RedHawks Player & Hawkeye

3:30 pm

Jade Monroe – Jade & the Greenhouse (local band)

4:00 pm

Melissa Sobolik – Fargo City Commissioner

 CHARISM is a neighborhood-based, non-profit organization that provides outreach programs to low-income youth and their families living in the McCormick Park and Stonebridge communities. Established in 1994, CHARISM currently partners with over 40 businesses and organizations in Fargo-Moorhead including the Fargo Police Department, Fargo Public Schools, and Fargo Park District.   CHARISM has been recognized for its work with under-privileged youth over the past 19 years through such awards as the 2009 ChamberChoice Small Non-Profit of the Year Award, Northwest Area Foundation Great Strides Award, and the Martin Luther King Human Relations Award.

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