Planning for River Read has begun! We’ve got lots of new activities and features in store for this coming April. We’re also bringing back last year’s favorites, too — like the Storybook Character Parade, the Children’s Corner and the Book Exchange. Check back soon for more details!
Essay Contest for Grades 2 – 5
Since RiverRead aims to inspire a love of reading, we are launching an essay contest this year for children from 2nd through 5th grade. We want to hear what Horry County’s kids have to say about the theme “Reading makes me…”
River Read’s Second Annual Poetry Slam is on! This year, we’ve expanded the competition and added a few twists. We’re also welcoming the Myrtle Beach Poetry, Slam, Written & Spoken Word Society and CCU’s PEACE team — the school’s first slam poetry group to this year’s event.