Día de los Niños
Día de los Libros
Presented by Donie Gignac
Valencia Branch Library
Tucson, Arizona
History of
El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros
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In 1996, Pat Mora met with REFORMA Tucson Chapter.
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First Día programs held in El Paso,
Santa Fe and Tucson in April 1997.
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1997-Tucson Program - Public librarians
visited 3 elementary schools whose librarians
were REFORMA members to promote the first Día.
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REFORMA purchased bookmarks to distribute to all
students at the 3 elementary schools and attendees at
the public library program to come.
1st Tucson Public Library Día program
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Held at the South Tucson Branch Library
in collaboration with City of South Tucson
Police and Fire Departments and Pima
County Parks and Rec.
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Library Staff performed a puppet show.
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Police and Fire Departments brought
fire trucks and police cars.
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Parks and Rec. provided face painting.
PCPL Día Programs
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Started small - one location for several years.
- Rotated at one branch for 3 yrs.
- Main Library for 3 yrs .
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Has grown to 21 branches in 2008.
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Anticipated to expand to all branches soon.
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Funding provided by Friends of PCPL.
- $3,600.00 allotted for 2008
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REFORMA/Tucson Chapter - incentives
Publicity
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Flyers/Bookmarks
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Press Release
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Website
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Bear Essentials Newspaper
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Local Newspaper
Arizona Daily Star
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Downtown Alliance Newsletter
Local Authors
Jennifer J. Stewart
Close Encounters of a
Third World Kind
Susan Lowell
The Three Little Javelinas
Local Presenters
Gwen Ray
James Reid
Juggler Extraordinaire
Hanuman Puppet Theatre
MegaScience Meg
Library Staff Presentations
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Special Día Storytimes
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Puppet Shows
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Teddy Bear Picnic
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Storytelling
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Multicultural Program
Collaborations
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REFORMA/Tucson Chapter
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Friends of PCPL
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Phoenix Theatre Academy/
OneBook Arizona for Kids
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Downtown Alliance
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MAKE WAY FOR BOOKS
Partnerships
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Schools
High School/College Service Clubs
Parks and Recreation
Police/Sheriff/Fire Departments
Literacy Organizations
Book Stores/Vendors/Local Publishers
REFORMA chapters
YMCA - Healthy Kids Day, April 12th
Local Businesses – food, give-aways
Official Sponsors – Target, etc.
Día Inspired Programs
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Story Town – Collaborative program
with MAKE WAY FOR BOOKS
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Nuestras Raíces
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Multicultural Programs
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Harry Potter Parties
STORY TOWN
Mayor Ramona Grijalva
Nuestras Raíces
Harry Potter Parties
Entertainment
Batucaxé
Multicultural Programming
Capoeira
Día Websites
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www.patmora.com
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http://www.reforma.org/Dia.htm
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http://www.ala.org/ala/alsc/alsc.cfm
click on Día de los Niños
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Donie Gignac`s presentation - Dia de los ninos, dia de los libros