C.K. a participant in 8th annual Literacy Day

The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens hosted its 8th annual Literacy Day on January 11, 2016. Nearly 300 kids from local elementary schools were in attendance.norton pic 1

C.K. was a guest author presenter and performed both a reading of My Silly Dog Gus and a poetry activity with each group.

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Each school was also given a copy of C.K.’s first book, The Castle Across the Street, with classroom materials and bookmarks for each child. The event was a huge success in fostering the love of reading and creating in children.

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C.K. to be author presenter for Literacy Day

C.K. Carter will be one of the Author Presenters at the 8th Annual LITERACY DAY in the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens. The program is the hallmark of the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens’ award-winning Community Enrichment Programs, which focuses on inspiring children to read, write, and embrace the power of literacy against the beautiful backdrop of Ann Norton’s rare palms and plants, and awe-inspiring sculptures.image