Ready Set Fun Bookfest

WPBS-DT: Ready Set Fun

MAY 12th, 2018

10am - 2pm at the Salmon Run Mall

WPBS-DT, Watertown Public Media, and the Salmon Run Mall team up to bring you a new and improved Ready Set Fun Bookfest on May 12, 2018 from 10 am to 2 pm! Meet Curious George, Clifford the Big Red Dog, and Daniel Tiger, while enjoying with over 30 educational exhibits along with fun opportunities at the Mall. Ready Set Fun Bookfest is a celebration of learning that has been held annually in May for over 20 years and boasts over 30 educational exhibitors, local authors, PBS Kids Characters, a gently-used book swap and much more. Each year, WPBS distributes over 1,000 free books (one per family) and donates over 1,000 pounds of food to local food pantries. Get ready, get set to have some fun at the annual Ready Set Fun Bookfest at the Mall! Admission is free with a non-perishable food item and/or a gently used sweater.

Sponsored in Part By:


  • Children's Author, Judyann Grant
  • Children's Author, Shellan Francois-Jeter
  • Flower Memorial Library
  • Tae Kwon Do Training Center, LLC
  • Children's Author, Shellan Francois-Jeter
  • New York State Zoo at Thompson Park
  • Jefferson County Sheriff's Office-Operation Safe Child
  • North Country Prenatal Perinatal Council
  • Minna Anthony Common Nature Center

More To Come!

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