Books On Tap
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
5pm - 8pm
1900 Shawnee Mission Parkway
Tickets $25 advance, $35 at the door
Reach Out and Read Kansas City's Fall Fundraiser: Books On Tap
RORKC invites young professionals to attend its 5th annual Books On Tap cocktail party with a purpose on October 19, at the 1900 Building. Come together with friends -old and new- to celebrate the RORKC mission of preparing our community's youngest children for success by incorporating books into pediatric care and encouraging families to read aloud together. Drinks, light fare and entertainment will be provided.
Your ticket includes:
3 Drink coupons
1 Raffle ticket
Every year, Reach Out and Read Kansas City provides more than 83,000 new, culturally, and developmentally appropriate books and literacy advice to nearly 30,000 low-income children, birth to age 5, and their families during well-child visits at 51 partner clinics located throughout the metro. Through Reach Out and Read, each child can build a 15-book library before they enter kindergarten. For many families, these are the only books in their home. By attending Books On Tap, you are providing enough support to purchase 5 books - a full third of their 15-book library!
21 Only, must present valid ID to enter. Free parking is available.
Thanks to our presenting sponsor:
And thanks to our generous sponsors:
The Caby Family
In promotion of Books On Tap, join us for RORKC nights at the following local eateries:
Chipotle at 4851 Main Street
Thursday, September 29
Be sure to mention Reach Out and Read KC to ensure a percentage of the proceeds are donated to our mission.
Papa Keno's in Overland Park
Wednesday, October 5