23rd Annual A Celebration of Reading


What: 23rd Annual A Celebration of Reading


When: Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.


Where: The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, 800 Bagby St. #300, Houston, TX 77002


Who: First Lady Barbara Bush, Neil and Maria Bush and national best-selling authors


Details: Join former First Lady Barbara Bush, Maria and Neil Bush and other members of the Bush family as national best-selling authors bring their books to life and notable entertainers perform at the 23rd annual A Celebration of Reading. This fundraiser continues to benefit the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation and the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy. After the program, guests are able to mix and mingle and enjoy a delightful light supper before going home with a book written by one of the authors.


Phillips 66 is the Title Sponsor for A Celebration of Reading for the third year in a row and the Quanex Foundation is the presenting sponsor.


This event is business attire.


Prices: Sponsored tables begin at $5,000 and individual tickets begin at $100


Contact: Carrie Eickenroht, Empower Events: 713-467-2812,