Literacy Month Observed At Mall Del Norte Saturday

Local librarians will help the local Literacy Volunteers of America Chapter in its presentation of its Literacy Awareness Fair Saturday, Sept. 5 at Mall Del Norte's Center Court from 2-5 p.m.

LVA will be joined by librarians from Texas A&M International University, the Laredo Public Library and Laredo Community College who will provide informative displays and exhibits. Other city agencies will also participate in the event.

In addition to displays, various community speakers will present poetry and prose readings.

The Saturday event is part of the LVA's observance of National Literacy Month.

For more information, please contact LVA offices at 724. 5207.

Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Affairs and Information Services at pais@tamiu.edu