NationalWide Insurance Presents the 2nd. Annual Edward James Olmos latino Book & Family Festival, Anticipated to “WOW” the DFW Community

WHAT: Edward James Olmos Latino Book and Family Festival presented by Nationwide Insurance.

WHEN: Saturday & Sunday, July 29 – 30, 2006

TIME: Saturday – 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Sunday – 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

WHERE: Dallas Market Center – Main Hall, Stemmons Freeway & Wycliff

SPECIAL FEATURES:

Special author appearances and readings

Author, Maria Marin

Special Guest, Geraldine Bazan from Telemundo’s popular telenovela “Tierra de Pasiones”

BECA Project – Family game show competition with

celebrity guests:

Ruth Livier – From Resurrection Blvd and Beverly Hills 90210

Vivianne Nacif – actress and event host

Laura Ceron from “ER”

Rene Lavan – from telenovela “Maria Belen”.

Special Appearance by Strawberry Shortcake and Friends…

Visit our:

Children Village with face painting, arts and crafts and so much more…

Health Village, all the necessary exams that we all need to live healthy lives…

Book Village – pick up a copy of an old favorite or a new book…

Meet area Hispanic authors with autograph sessions scheduled throughout the days…

Comic Books Village – for all those comic book lovers out there…from Batman to Wonder Woman…

And Fan Appreciation Village to meet your local sport organizations…

Special Poetry and Spoken Word contest hosted by Casa 106.7…

Ballet Folklorico competition…

FREE EVENT FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY

FREE PARKING

BENEFITING: The Latino Literacy Now Foundation

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