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Children's Art and Literacy Festival

Two and half days of fun promote reading and art. Thursday includes an art exhibition of the picture books of National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature's illustrator Loren Long, plus the Storybook Parade, a sculpture unveiling, Otis’s Putt Puff Puttedy Party, and an artist talk and book signing with Loren Long. Thursday night is free, but registration is required to attend Friday and Saturday events, where you earn your Loren Long character buttons. Events include dramatic readings with costumed characters and art activities, an animal petting zoo, the Abilene Philharmonic instrument petting zoo, balloon shows, and train rides.

When:

June 10-12

Where:

Downtown Abilene ABILENE, Texas

More Information:

Phone: 325-677-1161

Website: abilenecalf.com

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