Free Keiki “Read to Me” Activity Saturday in Hilo

The Hawai‘i County Department of Parks and Recreation’s Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), in partnership with Read to Me International, is hosting a “Read to Me” activity Saturday, January 18, in Hilo.

Read to Me

Open to children enrolled in kindergarten through the third grade, the free event will be held from 10 a.m. until noon outside the entrance of the Hilo Walmart store located at 325 East Maka‘ala Street. RSVP members will read age-appropriate books to the children, conduct hands-on activities and give participants a free book to take home.

All participating keiki must be accompanied by a parent or authorized guardian.

The Department of Parks and Recreation wishes to thank Read to Me International and the Hilo Walmart store for helping to promote literacy among young readers.

For more information, please call Kaui Paleka-Kama at 961-8730.