"Reading Around the Square" 5k Walk/Run, Book Drive, and Literacy Festival
Date: September 14, 2013
Time: 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Come to the Land of Oz and support literacy in Ozark!
Bring a new book to donate for kids to 'follow their rainbow' of learning.
8:00 am 5k Walk/ Run (See Fee Description below/ OMRR Site for Sign Up)
9:00 am Pancake Breakfast sponsored by Village Inn
10:15 am Kids Bike, Trike, Wagon, Scooter Parade led by Dorothy & Toto
11:00 am* Edible Book Contest
1:00 pm * Amazing Dog and "Who's Your Toto?" - Audience Participation Contest
1st Prize of $100.00 Gift Certificate to 417 Pet Sitting, 2nd Prize Grooming by Chris & Holly, 3rd Prize Gourmet Dog Biscuit Gift Set
The square will be transformed into Oz and the Emerald City with many booths, food, stage performances, and fun contests throughout the day. Bring your kids for the bicycle, scooter, wagon kids parade at 10:00 am and your "Best Friend" is invited to participate in the amazing dog contest.
Show off your culinary skills and make an entry for the "Edible Book Contest" ! All proceeds will benefit the goal of putting a brand new book in the hands of every child in grades Pre-K through 6th grade in the Ozark Public School System.
*Contest times may change