CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION
Divisions of Boating and Waterways, Historic Preservation and Off-Highway Vehicles
For Immediate Release: 4/13/2015
State Indian Museum Presents “Just for Kids” Native American Book Sale – April 21-25
State Indian Museum
Sacramento, CA – In celebration of the State Indian Museum’s 75th anniversary happening this year, the State Indian Museum and California State Parks are proud to present a “Just for Kids” Native American Book Sale on Tuesday, April 21 through Saturday, April 25, 2015.
Given the important role books and reading play in shaping the lives of youngsters, this is an important opportunity to provide education about Native American culture -- for now and for the future. These books help youngsters learn Native stories and legends, and are suitable for storytelling both at home and in the classroom. With special discounts offered only during the sale, this is a great opportunity for teachers and parents to stock up and save.
While shopping is free, this is also a great time to take advantage of the Museum’s reasonable admission fees and share the experience with family and friends. The State Indian Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily and offers a great opportunity to learn about California’s first inhabitants. Museum admission is $5 for adults, $3 for youths ages 6-17 and free for children five and under. The State Indian Museum is located at 2618 K Street in Sacramento. More information is available by calling 916-324-8112 or visiting www.parks.ca.gov/indianmuseum
California State Parks Mission
To provide for the health, inspiration and education of the people of California by helping to preserve the state’s extraordinary biological diversity, protecting its most valued natural and cultural resources, and creating opportunities for high quality outdoor recreation.