Family Reading Festival and Safety Fest

9th Annual Family Reading Festival And Safety Fest

Saturday, April 28

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

First Data Field (Mets Stadium)

Port St. Lucie

Family Reading Festival

FREE St. Lucie Mets game ticket to the first 300 children!

Free Goodie Bags – Thanks to the Children’s Services Council!


  • Meet Awesome Authors in Author Alley!
  • Play Literacy Games and win prizes!
  • Read to a V.I.P.!
  • Make a puppet and put on a show!
  • Buy books from the Scholastic Book Fair or visit the Book Exchange!
  • Read Comics with Collector Comics!
  • Read with Mother Goose or try Slam Poetry!
  • Free vision screening through the Lions Club


Safety Fest

Stop by SLPS’s booth at the Safety Fest.  Tour our buses, learn about innovative Arts and STEM programs, take a behind-the-camera view of events, and much more!

Planned demonstrations and times include:

10:00 am  Fire District – HazMat or Jaws of Life demo

10:30 am  PSL Police K-9 demo

11:00 am  SLC Sheriff/FD joint SWAT Team/SWAT Medic demo

12:00 pm  Fire District – HazMat or Jaws of Life demo

1:00 pm  PSL Police Motorcycle demo