JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — Saturday kicks off the 53rd year of the Children’s Festival held at the Britt Gardens in Jacksonville.
The three-day event for kids of all ages includes more than 30 of hands-on art, craft and science stations along with live performances and a book drive.
Admission is $3.00 per person and goes to benefit the Storytelling Guild, a non-profit, dedicated to connecting children with the joys of reading.
Three sessions over a three-day period:
Saturday, July 13: 4:30-8:30 p.m.
Sunday, July 14: 4:30-8:30 p.m.
Monday, July 15: 9:30 a.m.-1:00p.m.
2019 Children’s Festival Map:
350 S 1st St, Jacksonville, Oregon
For more information visit Storytellingguild.org
NBC5 News Multimedia Journalist Rayvan Vares was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawai’i. He graduated from Southern Oregon University with a degree in Communication. While attending SOU, he studied abroad in Japan.
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