El dia del niño ----- El dia de los libros/ The day of the child ----The day of the book

  El dia del niño se celebra en Mexico cada abril 30. El objetivo es distinguir a los niños y honrar su importancia en la sociedad y promover su bienestar. Inspirado en esta celebracion mexicana, en  los E U, april 30 se proclamo no solo el dia  del niño sino tambien el dia de los libros. 

El dia del niño or The day of the child is celebrated in Mexico on April 30th. The objective is to honor children,  recognize them as important members of our society and promote their well being. Inspired by this mexican celebration,  the United States observes the day as The day of the child/The day of the book to honor chidren and also to promote literacy. The Texas Library Asssociation (TLA) is an active and vigourous supporter of  El dia del niño/El dia del los libros

 

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