Paradise Valley Community College
18401 N 32nd St.
Enjoy a fun day of reading, literacy and cultural activities for children — including storytelling, arts and crafts, games, face painting, live music and food trucks. The event brings books to life and provides nearly 8,000 free books to children. The free-to-the-public event is staffed and funded by Paradise Valley Community College students, staff and volunteers and the nonprofit Southwest Human Development. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free. Kranitz Student Center, 18401 N. 32nd St., Phoenix. festivaloftales.com