A family reading event featuring a magic show with Ronald McDonald is from 11 a.m. to noon today at the Howard Amon Park thumbnail stage in Richland.
The event is being put on by The Children's Reading Foundation of the Mid-Columbia. There also will be guest readers and information on summer reading programs in the Tri-Cities. Children from birth through age 10 will get a free gift from the foundation.
Sponsors include McDonald's, Richland Public Libraries, Sun Pacific Energy and the Reading Foundation.