Rockford Public Library Hosts a Drawing for Barney Show
RPL to give away five family four-packs of tickets
September 6, 2006, Rockford, IL: The Barney Live “Let’s Go” Tour will be coming to Rockford on September 29th and 30th and families visiting any of Rockford Public Library’s six locations will have the opportunity to enter to win a family four-pack of tickets and a meet and greet with the loveable purple dinosaur before the show. Entry forms and drawing boxes are available at all six locations and winners will be drawn on Friday, September 22nd for the September 30th show.
“Barney is a very popular children’s character who incorporates fun and songs into important lessons like remembering manners, being friendly and embracing those different than yourself,” said Frank Novak, Executive Director of Rockford Public Library. “We are happy to be able to offer five families in the Rockford area the opportunity to see him live.”
Tickets for the Barney “Let’s Go” Tour can be purchased online at www.centreevents.com or charge by phone at 815-968-5222. Discounts are available for groups of 15 or more by calling 815-968-5600. Additional Barney materials, including books, music and movies are available through Rockford Public Library. For a complete list of Barney materials, visit the Rockford Public Library website at www.rockfordpubliclibrary.org and search our online catalog or call 815-965-7606, option 4 to speak with a Youth Services staff member.
About the Library
The Rockford Public Library, founded in 1872 as the second library in Illinois, currently has six facilities, including the Main Library and five Branch Libraries. The Rockford Public Library’s mission is to enhance community life and development by informing, educating, entertaining, and providing cultural enrichment to all people of all ages by collecting information to address the diverse interests of our dynamic community.