Reno 1868 FC has scheduled a free soccer-themed story time for families from 3 to 4:30 p.m. March 28 at Sparks Library, 1125 12th St.
Players from the team are planning to read books and photo opportunities will be made available afterward, according to the Washoe County Library System.
The team, which is in the United Soccer League, plays home games at Greater Nevada Field. Its third season got underway this month and continues until October.
For more information, call the Sparks Library at 775-352-3200.
Carla has an undergraduate degree in journalism and more than 10 years experience as a daily newspaper reporter. She grew up in Jacksonville, Fla., moved to the Reno area in 2002 and wrote for the Reno Gazette-Journal for 8 years, covering a variety of topics. Prior to that, she covered local government in Fort Pierce, Fla.