Storybook Village Information
Take a stroll through
where your favorite literary classics will come to life with story activities and games provided by local Pinellas County preschools! There will be…
— HICKORY DICKORY DASH for kids aged 2-10
— CARICATURE drawings with Tim R
— GAMES, a bounce house, prizes & tons of fun
— PARENTAL RESOURCES with local early learning centers, partners and vendors
— FOOD will be provided by Maggie on the Move food truck!
Boyd Hill Nature Preserve is located at: 1101 Country Club Way S, St. Petersburg
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
9:30AM: Storybook Village opens & Kid’s Dash Registration begins
10:00AM: 5K Awards
10:30AM: Hickory Dickory Dash
Kids Dash Registration will begin at 9:30am
11:00AM: JACK HARTMAN LIVE, proudly presented by Butterfly Village Kid’s College
11:15AM: Storytime with TREVOR PETTIFORD from Bay News 9
12:30PM: Event Ends
Q. Can I stroll through Storybook Village without being a part of the Readiness Run?
Of course! Admission to our Storybook Village and resource area is free. If you want to enter the preserve (trails) you would pay the $3/adult, $1.50/child admission fees to Boyd Hill.
Q. What time does the Kids Dash start?
The kids dash will follow the race awards, and will begin at 10:30am. Registration for the Kids Dash will start at 9:30am. To register your child or children for this fun dash, CLICK HERE
Q. What is the age groups and distance of the Kid’s Dash?
– 200 yard dash: 8-10 year olds
– 100 yard dash: 5-7 year olds
– 50 yard dash: 2-4 year olds
**All Kid’s Dash participants will receive a separate shirt from 5K child/adult race participants**
Q. Is there a Facebook page?
Yes, Click Here to be directed
Q. How do I sign up to be a volunteer?
Click here to fill out our online volunteer registration form. Thanks!
Q. How do I make a donation in support of the Coalition’s programs?
You can designate your gift online by clicking here. Thank you for your support!
AMAZING preschools will bring your favorite literary classics to LIFE:
- Butterfly Village Kid’s College
- YMCA Preschool Academies
- R’Club Preschool Academies
- McMannis Preschool
- Accelerated Learning Center
Stop By and Say Hi
to our Community Partners:
- St. Petersburg Library
- St. Petersburg Police Department
- St. Petersburg Fire Department
- Barnes and Noble of Clearwater
- Girlfriends of Melrose Elementary
- Sunstar Paramedics
- Step up for Students
- SPC of Education
- Title 1
- Florida Department of Health