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Kids Book Festival Saturday

By Staff | Apr 13, 2013

A free Kids Book Festival will be held today, April 13, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Hampton Inn at 619 SE 47th Terrace, Cape Coral

The event, which is open to the public, will feature:

* 2 new books for the first 500 children

* Facepainting

* Balloon Animals

* Goodie Bags for first 100

* Local Businesses on Display

* Adult & Children Authors

* Kids Book Reading at 11 a.m.

* Raffles at 10:30 and noon

* Fundraiser for Suncoast Food Bank

Organizers have 1000 books to give away with book titles for ages 3 to 17 years old. Most titles are from Disney and each child can pick two books to take home.

The event is a project of the Women’s Life Insurance Society. Sponsors include Chris Trant Pure Romance and Iris Ramirez, DVM. Meet national author Joy Rocco who will be selling and signing her novels, Sovereign States, When Time Runs Out, Chocolate Days Margarita Nights, Strawberries in December and Secrets & Scandals of a Single Mom.