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Rí Rá Children’s Festival of Literature

October 4, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Irish Arts Center and Children’s Books Ireland present
Rí Rá Children’s Festival of Literature

In honor of the 25th Anniversary of the CBI Book of the Year Awards we introduce our first-ever festival celebrating Irish children’s literature!

Sunday, October 4 11 am – 4 pm

The very best Irish children’s writers recognized at the leading book awards in Ireland—CBI Book of the Year Awards—join us at our inaugural Rí Rá Children’s Festival of Literature. Bringing children and families together to creatively engage with literature, the festival encourages readers tall and small to discover new books at our readings, talk with those who create them, and share their love for reading through storytelling workshops. Stay all day, or pop in to play at one of our many free events for kids, teens, and adults.

Featured Authors Include:

Áine Ní Ghlinn, Chris Haughton, Oliver Jeffers, Eoin Colfer, Louise O’Neill and Gabriel Rosenstock.

$15 Festival Pass
(+ get 20% off books)

$50 Festival Family Pass
(2 adults + 2 kids OR 1 adult + 3 kids + 20% off books)

FREE for Junior Joyce & Family Circle Members

FREE for Junior Joyce & Family Circle Members


October 4, 2015
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Irish Arts Center
553 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019 United States