Book Fair Saturday to aid Urbana Middle School

Book Fair Saturday to aid Urbana Middle School

CHAMPAIGN — Urbana Middle School will host a Book Fair from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday at Barnes and Noble in Champaign. The store is at 65 N. Market St., C.

The school's orchestra, band and chorus will perform throughout the day. Middle school students will read to children that day, and student art work will be displayed throughout the store.

UMS will receive a percentage of the profits from the day as long as patrons state they are with Urbana Middle School at the register. The money raised from this event will be used for an end-of-the-year-celebration at the middle school.

The schedule of events:

— UMS students will participate in a Curious George book reading with activities and a Curious George character from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

— The orchestra will perform from 11 to 11:30 a.m.

— The chorus will perform from 1 to 1:30 p.m.

— Another Curious George book reading is scheduled from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.

— The band will perform from 7 to 7:30 p.m.

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