Truman State Childen’s Literature Festival is Friday

More than 1,400 fourth-, fifth- and sixth-grade students will participate in Truman State University Children’s Literature Festival Friday.

Students will participate in 30-minute sessions with guest authors and illustrators. All children attending must be pre-registered. University faculty, staff, students and other interested adults are welcome at any of the sessions. To register, contact Daisy Rearick at 785-4048. Anyone interested is welcome to attend an informal meeting and book signing with the authors and illustrators from 3-4 p.m. in the Student Union Building Conference Room. Refreshments will be served. The festival will conclude with a dinner at 6 p.m. in the Student Union Building Activities Room. The dinner is limited to pre-registered adults and children accompanied by an adult. The cost of the dinner is $11.