Governor Ivey to Visit Huffman Academy, Promoting Children’s Literacy (January 4, 2019)

Governor Ivey to visit Huffman Academy, promoting children literacy

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports

MONTGOMERY — As part of the Governor’s efforts to promote children’s literacy throughout the inaugural festivities, Governor Kay Ivey will be visiting First Class Pre-K classrooms across the state starting next week.

The week prior to the inauguration, Jan. 8 through Jan. 11, Governor Ivey will be reading and distributing books to more than 160 students in Birmingham, Pine Hill, Mobile and Huntsville.

Through a partnership with Books-A-Million, each child will go home with a copy of The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle and Where The Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak.

Tuesday, Jan. 8

Time: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Location: FS Ervin Elementary

Address: 500 Leroy Randolph Rd, Pine Hill, AL 36769

Wednesday, Jan. 9

Time: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Location: E.R. Dickson Elementary

Address: 4645 Bit and Spur Rd., Mobile, AL 3660

Thursday, Jan. 10

Time: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Location: Providence Elementary School

Address: 10 NW Chalkstone St., Huntsville, AL 35806

Friday, Jan. 11

Time: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Location: Huffman Academy

Address: 1212 Cheyenne Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35215