Lucasfilm and it’s publishing partners have declared October 6th as a national Star Wars Reads Day! Thousands of schools, libraries and bookstores across the country will be entertaining kids with games, crafts, food, and giveaways plus tons of authors and costumed characters from the 501st to the R2 Builders Club! There is a link to the press release on the Star Wars website and another link that gives you a map to all the events. Just plug in your zip code and you’re on your way.
The day before, October 5th, GoodReads will host a Star Wars Reads Group where you can ask authors questions about the Star Wars Universe and writing in general. Follow the link below to join the group.
StarWars.com News (Look up events here)