Forum staff reports, Published October 04 2012
Read for the Record event planned todayFARGO – The NDSU chapter of Golden Key International Honour Society and West Acres Shopping Center will host a Read for the Record event to promote literacy from noon to 7 p.m. today in the Herberger’s Court at West Acres Shopping Center.
Read for the Record began in 2006. Each year, the goal is to break the record for reading the same book to as many people as possible on the designated day.
This year’s selection is “Ladybug Girl and the Bug Squad” by David Soman and Jacky Davis.
The following individuals are slated to read in addition to Golden Key members:
- 12:15 p.m., North Dakota first lady Betsy Dalrymple
- 1 p.m., Andrea Larson of KVRR-TV
- 1:30 p.m., Tracy Briggs of Forum Communications
- 2 p.m., Amy Ruley, women’s basketball coach at North Dakota State University
- 2:15 p.m., Austen Schauer of KVRR-TV
- 3:30 p.m., Lisa Budeau of Valley News Live
- 4 p.m., Penny Andrist of Penny and Pals