Shops at Hilltop, West County Reads to host free reading celebration

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Hilltop Mall is located at 2200 Hilltop Mall Road in Richmond, Calif.

West County Reads has partnered with the Shops at Hilltop to hold a free reading event on Saturday, Oct. 5, that will feature book giveaways, story time, spoken word, games, arts & crafts, face-painting and free lunches for the first 100 children.

The event, the third of four West County Reads is hosting at the Shops at Hilltop, is set to run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Center Court of the mall at 2200 Hilltop Mall Road.

Local authors Summer Brenner,  Kadija Phillips and Matilde Hollander are set to participate, along with Bay Area Creative, Rich City Kids and Jlyric Evans.