Langevin Takes Reading Week to Warwick and Scituate

Apr 10, 2002
(Warwick, R.I.)–Congressman Jim Langevin today announced that he will visit two area schools this Friday in celebration of reading week and to encourage young Rhode Islanders to pick up a book instead of a remote control.

 “Reading is a powerful tool that young Rhode Islanders can use to sharpen their academic skills and succeed in life,” said Congressman Langevin.  “I am pleased to have the opportunity to visit with these students to talk about the importance of learning and read to them a short story about Congress.”

 Langevin’s schedule is as follows:

 9:45 a.m. Park Elementary School
   40 Asylum Rd.
   Warwick, Rhode Island

 1:30 p.m. Hope Elementary School
   391 North Road 
   Hope, Rhode Island

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