Press Release

Long Beach Public Library
101 Pacific Avenue

Long Beach, CA 90822

Phone: (562) 570-7500

Fax: (562) 570-7408


Subject :

Dee Navari Storytelling Festival at the Mark Twain Neighbhorhood Library
Contact :Jennifer Songster, Librarian    562-570-1046

The art of storytelling arrives back at the Mark Twain Neighborhood Library on May 16, 2015 with the annual Dee Navari Storytelling Festival.  This exciting event for kids young and old features bilingual story times in English, Spanish and Khmer and a special presentation of "Paperbag Princess" from members of the Kids Theatre Company. This free program is not to be missed! 

Program schedule for Saturday, May 16, 2015:

10:30 - Bilingual Spanish/English Story Time
11:30 - Bilingual Khmer/English Story Time
12:30 - "Paperbag Princess" presented by members of the Kids Theatre Company

The Mark Twain Neighborhood Library is located at 1401 E. Anaheim St. in Long Beach.  Contact Jennifer Songster for more information at 562-570-1046.

Long Beach Public Library, founded in 1896, includes the Mark Twain Neighborhood Library, Main Library, ten unique Neighborhood Libraries and a vibrant online presence. With an emphasis on providing free and equal access to information and support for lifelong-learning, the Library offers books, media, downloads, databases, internet access, and Family Learning Centers. The Library also provides storytimes, cultural and literacy events.