Rosemary Wells Leads Fundraiser For Chappaqua Children's Book Festival

CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. -- Children's author and illustrator Rosemary Wells will lead a story drawing fundraiser benefiting the Chappaqua Children's Book Festival on Friday, May 20. 

Children's author and illustrator Rosemary Wells
Children's author and illustrator Rosemary Wells Photo Credit: Submitted

“The Chappaqua Children’s Book Festival has grown to become one of the most anticipated family events in Westchester,” said Executive Director Dawn Greenberg. “In order to continue championing our cause to promote children's literacy, we need the support of our community. It’s through fundraisers such as this author workshop, as well as through our thoughtful sponsors, that we are able to raise funds to keep our Book Festival as vibrant as previous years.”

The fundraiser will take place at Hip-Kid from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. 

Activities include a creative drawing workshop. games and archery and a raffle for a basket of books by Wells.

The suggested donation is $20 per family at the door. 

Hip-Kid is at 77 S. Greeley Ave. 

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