First Lady of Atlanta Sarah-Elizabeth Reed to kick off Read for the Record at Children’s Museum of Atlanta on October 19

Little ones are invited to be immersed in a fun-filled day of reading

ATLANTA (September 29, 2017) –  Little bookworms are invited to experience Read for the Record at Children’s Museum of Atlanta! On Thursday, October 19, First Lady of Atlanta Sarah-Elizabeth Reed will host a Special Story Time at 10:30 a.m., featuring “Quackers” by Liz Wong – a story about a cat who thinks it’s a duck – with a lesson about standing out, fitting in and building a life with room for everyone. Throughout the day, little ones can celebrate “Quackers” by dancing with the Imaginators, creating a puppet, watching Professor Labcoat’s Super Spectacular Science Show and more!

Read for the Record is in support of Jumpstart’s mission to work toward the day every child in America enters kindergarten prepared to succeed. 

WHAT:                     
Read for the Record

First Lady of Atlanta Sarah-Elizabeth Reed to kick off celebration with Special Story Time

WHEN:                     
Thursday, October 19
from 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.  
The schedule is as follows:

  • Special Story Time: 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 3 p.m.
    First Lady of Atlanta Sarah-Elizabeth Reed will host Special Story Time at 10:30 a.m.
  • Art Studio: 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Build It Lab: 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Science Bar: 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Super Spectacular Science Show: 1 p.m.
  • Music and Movement: 2 p.m.

WHERE:                  
Children’s Museum of Atlanta

275 Centennial Olympic Park Drive, NW
Atlanta, GA 30313                             

HOW:                        
General Admission is $15.95 (plus tax) for anyone 1 – 100 years old. Babies and members are admitted for free.

MORE INFO:          
To learn more or to register, visit bit.ly/CMAReadForTheRecord

For more information or to support Children's Museum of Atlanta, visit childrensmuseumatlanta.org or call 404.659.KIDS [5437]

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Becca Meyer BRAVE Public Relations
About Children's Museum of Atlanta

Children’s Museum of Atlanta is the only educational venue of its kind in Atlanta, presenting educational programs and exhibits designed for young children ages 0-9. The mission of Children's Museum of Atlanta is to change the world by sparking every child's imagination, sense of discovery and learning through the power of play. With six permanent learning zones consisting of bright, creative and hands-on exhibits, the Museum supports inventive play-based exploration and experiential learning focused on the whole child. Core competencies for literacy, math and science are promoted throughout all exhibits and programming in alignment with the state and national Core Performance Standards. Children’s Museum of Atlanta also offers parties, memberships, field trips, summer camp and private events. For more information or to support Children's Museum of Atlanta, visit childrensmuseumatlanta.org or call 404.659.KIDS [5437].

Museum Admission: Online ticketing only is available at this time. Phone booking is available with ample notice and will be booked via online reservation. Members must pre-book and will be able to get their $5 voucher online. Babies under 12 months and members are admitted for free. All daily programs are included in price of admission. Group rates and military discounts are available. For more information regarding ticket and membership options, visit childrensmuseumatlanta.org.

Museum Hours: The Museum will operate in 3 two-hour sessions daily with one-hour cleaning in between sessions. Hours of operation for the month of July are 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Please check the Museum website to confirm hours of operation. 


Children's Museum of Atlanta
275 Centennial Olympic Park Dr NW
Atlanta, GA 30313