15/04/2017 | 10AM
Florianópolis hosts the Children's Book since last Wednesday (12). The event takes place until next Tuesday (18) in several points of the city. The eighth edition's programming includes book launching, craft book exhibition, exchange of children's books, literary show, film projection, storytelling, and plays.
The complete schedule is available on the website of Florianópolis city hall.
According to the Municipal Department of Education, Children's Book Week was instituted in 2010, by municipal law 8,125, "to take place in the period around April 18, which is National Book Day and the birthday of the writer Monteiro Lobato" to stimulate reading.