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Escondido Public Library Hosts “Star Wars: May the 4th Be With You” Celebration

Escondido Public Library will host a “Star Wars May the 4th Be With You” program on Wednesday, May 4, from 3:30-5:30 p.m.

This interactive event for all ages cel­ebrates the “Star Wars” culture in books and cinema.

Children and adults are encouraged to wear “Star Wars” themed costumes and participate in a contest which will begin at 5 p.m. Special guests from the interna­tional “Star Wars” costume enthusiasts’ organization, the 501st Legion, will be dressed in authentic “Star Wars” rega­lia to provide character meet-and-greets. Bring your camera for this unique photo opportunity! Additional activities in­clude craft stations, an interactive light saber workshop, and a costume parade through the Library led by the 501st Le­gion.

Escondido Public Library is located at 239 South Kalmia St. in Escondido. All Library programs are free and open to the public. Friends of the Escondido Public Library sponsor this program.

Registration is not required, but early arrival is encouraged as space and sup­plies may be limited. For more informa­tion about the “Star Wars May the 4th Be With You” program, contact Adult Services Librarian, Monica Barrette, at 760-839-4836 or at mbarrette@escon­ Additional information about the Library’s programs can be found at

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