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Reading Con 2019

Help us to celebrate literacy and Dr. Seuss’s 115th Birthday

at the

2nd Annual CJUSD Family Reading Con!

This family-friendly, FREE event takes place from

10:00 AM – 3:00 PM on Saturday, March 2, 2019

and will feature lots of fun activities for all! This event is co-sponsored by the non-profit Inlandia Institute, San Bernardino County Library and Colton Public Library (Colton Community Services).


  • Meet Award-Winning authors and artists and get their autographs!
  • Have fun listening to stories and watching performances of some of your favorite books!
  • Take a selfie with a superhero!
  • Enjoy fun crafts and literacy themed events!
  • Make your own puppets!
  • Write your own stories!
  • Take home FREE books for your own library, or purchase books from our guest authors!
  • Teens: Share your poetry in our Teen Poetry Slam!
  • And much, much more!

Plus: Come dressed as your favorite book character in your own HOMEMADE costume to enter our costume contest for a chance to win prizes! (Rules: Must be school-appropriate. No store-bought costumes please)


We also will have food trucks where you can purchase tasty items.

You won’t want to miss it!

View the flyer in English or Spanish