Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children and the Reach Out and Read program have partnered with Barnes and Noble to host a four-day book celebration with fun, games, and activities for the entire family, June 1 through 4. A portion of the proceeds will go towards the literary program at Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children. Barnes and Noble locations are: 7851 Tysons Corner Center, McLean; Sevens Corners; Spectrum Center 1851 Fountain Drive, Reston; Clarendon Market Commons 2800 Clarendon Blvd., Arlington; 12193 Fair Lakes Promenade Drive, Fairfax; 3651 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Alexandria; Loisdale Center 6646 Loisdale Road, Springfield. Call 703-506-2937.
‘Buy One Get One’ Book Fair Benefits Maury
Stock up on summer reading materials at the B.O.G.O.! (Buy One Get One!) Scholastic Book Fair, June 9 to 14 at Maury Elementary School, 2601 Cameron Mills Road, Alexandria. Maury students’ families and community members are welcome to shop from a large selection of books for all ages during school hours from 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 9, 12, 13 and 14, and also from 6 to 7 p.m. June 12 before the PTA meeting. Checks and credit cards will be accepted.
The Rotary Club of Alexandria’s $2,000 gift to the school will enable each student to spend about $12, which will double in value with the “B.O.G.O.” offer.
For more information, contact the school at 703-706-4440.