Read, Act, Play at the Library’s 2019 Summer Reading Challenge
Escondido Public Library’s 2019 Summer Reading Challenge invites children, teens, and adults to “Read, Act, Play.” The Challenge encourages reading for fun and life-long learning for all ages and runs from June 8 to July 27. Anyone can take part in the program from home, on a mobile device, or by using Library computers. Participants of all ages log reading and event participation online at http://www.escondidolibrary.org/summer to earn prizes donated by the Friends of the Library and local businesses. Summer Reading Challenge festivities kick off-on Saturday, June 8, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the Library’s front patio. Sign-up for the Challenge and receive free samples from Baltimore Snowball.
Three Local Businesses Join National Development Program
On May 16, Cute Cakes, Deanna’s Glute Free Bakery and The Grand Tea room joined over 50 other businesses from the San Diego region at the opening seminar for the Inner City Capital Connections (ICCC) 2019 cohort. ICCC is a national professional development program that helps take minority-owned, women-owned, veteran-owned and other disadvantaged businesses to the next level. The three Escondido businesses were nominated by the City’s economic development division, and accepted into the program through a competitive process. For more information on ICCC, visit Link Here
Triple Crown Multi-State Tournament Returns to Escondido
Triple Crown Sports will be hosting a girl’s fast pitch softball tournament on June 8 & 9 in Kit Carson Park using all eight fields. There will be 1200 players and spectators throughout each day. Teams are traveling from all over California, Arizona, and Nevada to lodge, shop, and dine in the Escondido area this weekend.
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