Whitworth Communications

For Immediate Release

March 30, 2006

Whitworth Scholastic Book Fair April 3-7
to Benefit Sacred Heart Children's Hospital

What: The Whitworth School of Education will host a Scholastic Book Fair that will feature books for preschoolers through adults. The fair will be staffed by Whitworth elementary-education students. All proceeds will benefit Sacred Heart Children's Hospital, which provides new books to admitted children. The children take their books home with them when they're released from the hospital.

When: The Scholastic Book Fair will take place April 3-7, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. The fair will be open until 7 p.m. on April 5.

Where: Lied Square in the Hixson Union Building at Whitworth College

Who: The fair is free and open to the public. Individuals can purchase books for their own use or as gifts for the children in their lives, or they may donate purchased books to Sacred Heart Children's Hospital. Donation bins will be available at the fair.

For more information, please contact:

Lisa Laurier, assistant professor of education, Whitworth College, (509) 777-3263 or llaurier@whitworth.edu.

Ann Teberg, associate professor of education, Whitworth College, (509) 777-4410 or ateberg@whitworth.edu.

Contacts:

Julie Riddle, public information officer, Whitworth College, (509) 777-3729 or jriddle@whitworth.edu.

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