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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
No. COC-Media Advisory-HolidayBookFestival-JM
November 28, 2012
Invitation to Cover EOPS/CARE, CalWORKS Holiday Book Festival
Subject: College of the Canyons EOPS/CARE & CalWORKs 8th Annual Holiday Book Festival
Time: 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012
Place: COC Valencia campus Student Support Center, located behind Towsley Hall, on the south end of campus.
Contact: COC Public Information Office, (661) 362-5604; EOPS/CARE & CalWORKs director Pamela Brogdon-Wynne, (661) 362-3278.
Event: As the culminating event of the COC Extended Opportunities Programs & Services (EOPS)/Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE) & CalWORKs department’s holiday book drive, COC staff members will present children of the college’s EOPS/CARE & CalWORKs students with new books at this year’s Holiday Book Festival.
As the children select their books, college staff members will be on hand to cook pancakes and serve a holiday themed breakfast.
The event will also include strolling musicians and story telling, with all EOPS/CARE & CalWORKs students and their children and community supporters and their families invited to participate in the day’s festivities.
Note to Editors: Photo opportunities will be available.