Usborne Book Fair — Join The Woodlands Children’s Museum for a literary journey Friday, Aug. 12

THE WOODLANDS, Texas – July 28, 2015 – The Woodlands Children’s Museum invites young minds to go on an adventure – by simply turning the pages of a book.

The nonprofit is hosting the Usborne Book Fair from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13.

Usborne Books was established in 1973 by Peter Usborne, who created a line of entertaining nonfiction books for children. He was a patron of READ International, a charity that delivers books to schools in Tanzania, and established the Usborne Foundation to help develop early literacy.

Attached photo courtesy The Woodlands Children’s Museum. Take a literary journey with Angela Colton and her fun-loving staff at The Woodlands Children’s Museum at the Usborne Book Fair on Friday, Aug. 12, and Saturday, Aug. 13.

Attached photo courtesy The Woodlands Children’s Museum.
Take a literary journey with Angela Colton and her fun-loving staff at The Woodlands Children’s Museum at the Usborne Book Fair on Friday, Aug. 12, and Saturday, Aug. 13.

“By shopping at the book fair, you can actually help the museum earn free titles that we will share in our Shadow Puppet Theatre and Storybook Theatre,” Angela Colton, the museum’s executive director, said. “We hope everyone will come out for this fantastic event.”

The Woodlands Children’s Museum is open seven days a week during the summer.  Daily admission of $6 per person 1 year and older. The museum is recommended for ages 7 and under.

To learn more about The Woodlands Children’s Museum, its hours of operation and ways to support the nonprofit, visit woodlandschildrensmuseum.org or call 281-465-0955. The museum is always looking for sponsors or partners for events. Follow the museum’s Twitter handle @thewoodlandscm.