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August 15, 2001

Public Service Announcements: National Book Festival

Public Service Announcement 1

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DIVE INTO THE WORLD OF BOOKS WITH FIRST LADY LAURA BUSH AT AMERICA'S FIRST NATIONAL BOOK FESTIVAL, SPONSORED BY THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 IN WASHINGTON, DC. MEET CLIFFORD THE BIG RED DOG, ARTHUR THE AARDVARK AND THE BETWEEN THE LIONS PUPPETS. HEAR AWARD-WINNING ADULT AND CHILDREN'S AUTHORS READ FROM THEIR WORKS. BRING YOUR FAMILY ALBUMS AND LETTERS FOR CONSERVATION ADVICE. THIS FUN-FILLED DAY OF STORYTELLING, FOOD AND MUSIC FROM AROUND THE WORLD WILL TAKE PLACE ON THE GROUNDS OF THE CAPITOL AND THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS FROM 10 AM TO 5 PM. FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL 1-888-714-4696 OR LOG ON TO WWW.LOC.GOV/BOOKFEST.

Public Service Announcement 2

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GET READY FOR A REAL PAGE TURNER THAT THE WHOLE FAMILY CAN ENJOY ... AMERICA'S FIRST NATIONAL BOOK FESTIVAL HOSTED BY FIRST LADY LAURA BUSH AND SPONSORED BY THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS. ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 FROM 10 AM - 5 PM MEET CLIFFORD THE BIG RED DOG, ARTHUR THE AARDVARK AND THE BETWEEN THE LIONS PUPPETS. SIXTY ADULT AND CHILDREN'S AUTHORS WILL READ FROM THEIR WORKS AND SIGN BOOKS. COME DOWN TO THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS AND THE EAST LAWN OF THE U.S. CAPITOL ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, FOR STORYTELLING, MUSIC AND FOOD FROM AROUND THE WORLD. FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL 1-888-714-4696 OR LOG ON TO WWW.LOC.GOV/BOOKFEST.

Public Service Announcement 3

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GRAB YOUR BOOK MARKS AND GET READY TO READ. ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, COME TO THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS TO MEET CLIFFORD THE BIG RED DOG, ARTHUR THE AARDVARK AND AWARD-WINNING ADULT AND CHILDREN'S AUTHORS. ENJOY LIVE MUSIC, STORYTELLING AND LOTS MORE AT AMERICA'S FIRST EVER NATIONAL BOOK FESTIVAL SPONSORED BY THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS AND HOSTED BY FIRST LADY LAURA BUSH. BOOKS AND AUTHORS WILL ABOUND AT THIS ALL-DAY FESTIVAL HELD ON THE EAST LAWN OF THE U.S. CAPITOL AND AT THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS AT FIRST ST. AND INDEPENDENCE AVE., SOUTHEAST FROM 10 AM TO 5 PM ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8. CALL 1-888-714-4696 OR LOG ON TO WWW.LOC.GOV/BOOKFEST.

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PR 01-113
08/15/01
ISSN 0731-3527

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