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Literacy Walk - Get Up and Go! at Smith Park

Friday, October 16, 2020 - 12 a.m.–11:45 p.m.

Minnesota author, Nancy Carlson's book "Get Up and Go!" will be displayed along trails at Smith Park October 16 - 29. The book is intended for children ages 3+ and is a great way to incorporate literacy and staying active in your local parks!

Participants who have gotten up and gone can take a picture at one of the trails to become eligible for a free copy of the book, available while supplies last.

To pick up a free copy, visit the Parks and Recreation Department on the first floor of Bloomington Civic Plaza, 1800 West Old Shakopee Road, and show a photo of your child(ren) enjoying the literacy walk. Books available first come first served, limit one per household. 50 books allotted to each trail location.

This FREE, self-directed, outdoor activity is presented as a part of Project P.L.A.Y., and is aimed primarily at families with children age 3 and up.  No registration is required.  


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8155 Park Ave. S.
Smith Park
Bloomington MN,

8155 Park Ave. S., Smith Park, Bloomington, MN