Hit a homerun for literacy

Hit a homerun for literacy

District 64 will host a World Read Aloud event with a baseball theme. The program, part of Parent University, will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at the Field Elementary School's Learning Resource Center.

The event will include a virtual visit from authors David A. Kelly, author of “The Ballpark Mysteries” series and Dan Gutman, author of “Baseball Card Aventure” series, “My Weird School” series and many others. Participants will read aloud, create personalized bookmarks and enjoy new books and tasty treats. Attendees are encouraged to wear their favorite baseball attire.

Field School is located at 707 N. Wisner Avenue, Park Ridge.