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Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

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Norton to Read to Children at Northeast Library on World Book Day, Tomorrow

Apr 22, 2019
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The office of Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today announced Norton will read Grumpy Pants by Claire Messer tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. to children at the Northeast Library on World Book Day, organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).  Norton will be joined by Richard Reyes-Gavilan, the executive director of the D.C. Public library.

“My grandsons would rather me read to them than go out and play,” Norton said.  “Reading to children is what I do!”

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WHAT: Congresswoman Norton reads to children on World Book Day

WHEN: Tuesday, April 23rd at 10:00 AM

WHERE: Northeast Library, 330 7th Street NE, Washington, DC