by David Safier
If you're one of the first 1,200 attendees through the door, you'll get free books for kids in Spanish and free backpacks.
It's the sixth annual Bilingual Literacy Fair, Saturday, 10 a.m. to noon at the El Pueblo Neighborhood Center, 101 West Irvington Road.
Story time readings will be held in both English and Spanish. Art projects, face painting, free snacks and other educational activities will be available as well.