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  • Portraits for the Homefront: The Story of Elizabeth Black
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MEDIA ADVISORY
Photo Opportunity for PBS KIDS Library Corner Opening in Homestead

MEDIA ADVISORY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 31, 2012

CONTACT:
George Hazimanolis
412-622-1366
ghazimanolis@wqed.org

Maria Pisano
412-622-1459
mpisano@wqed.org

WHO: Deborah L. Acklin, WQED Multimedia President & CEO
Pennsylvania State Senator Jay Costa, Jr.
Ellen L. Donley, EQT Marketing Communications Specialist
Marilyn Jenkins, Allegheny County Library Association, Executive Director
Emily Salsberry, Carnegie Library of Homestead, Head Librarian
PBS KIDS SUPER WHY! costume characters
400 area grade school students throughout the day

WHAT: PHOTO OPPORTUNITY with President & CEO Deborah L. Acklin, Senator Costa, Ellen Donley, Marilyn Jenkins, Emily Salsberry, SUPER WHY! characters, and students gathered for the opening of a new PBS KIDS Library Corner (made possible by PBS through a Ready to Learn grant) and kick-off of WQED’s 18th annual PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest at the Carnegie Library of Homestead

WHERE: CARNEGIE LIBRARY OF HOMESTEAD
CHILDREN’S BOOKS
510 EAST 10TH AVENUE
MUNHALL, PENNSYLVANIA 15120

WHEN: Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 11 a.m.

NOTE TO WORKING PRESS: To schedule interviews please contact George Hazimanolis at 412-622-1366 or ghazimanolis@wqed.org. To view the full release on the PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest click here.


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412.622.1366
ghazimanolis@wqed.org

 

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Marketing Associate
412-622-1459
mpisano@wqed.org

 

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