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Carper Reads to Dover Preschoolers Tomorrow

Helps Read Aloud Delaware Promote Literacy in the First State

Feb 19 2003

Dover, DE- U.S. Senator Tom Carper will be the guest reader for Read Aloud Delaware at the Corporate Kids site in Dover tomorrow afternoon. This event is part of a statewide program that seeks to prevent illiteracy in the very youngest Delawareans by ensuring that each preschool child in the state is regularly read to one on one. "Reading is the key to understanding and the foundation for success in school," Carper says. "My hope is that children will learn that reading is the doorway to a world of unlimited possibilities." WHO:U.S. Senator Tom Carper Reads Stories to Dover Kindergarten and Preschool Students
WHEN: Thursday, February 20, 2003- TOMORROW, 2:45-3:45 p.m.
WHAT: Read Aloud Delaware
WHERE: Corporate Kids' site--Behind the Blue Hen Corporate Center, Rt. 113 North, Dover
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