Just like words connect together to tell a story, I pledged to do what I love to do so that people of all ages can enjoy one of my fondest childhood memories, connecting dots.
Rochester, NY (PRWEB) October 29, 2013
Connect the dot puzzle creator, David Kalvitis, is kicking off the holiday season this month at two events featuring the award-winning Greatest Dot-to-Dot books. Experience magic, mystery and adventure on November 2 at Allendale Columbia School’s second annual Holiday Market, and on November 16 at the 17th annual Rochester Children’s Book Festival. Parents getting a head start on their holiday shopping can see for themselves why children of all ages love to “connect” the missing puzzle pieces to unearth the secrets and bring the mysterious gift the Adventure Book holds together.
Allendale Columbia School’s second annual Holiday Market combines unique crafts and holiday shopping in one place. On Saturday, November 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Gannett Gym located at 519 Allens Creek Road, Rochester, NY., the public is free to enjoy the many attending exhibitors featuring special finds perfect for holiday gifts.
“We are very excited to be a part of Allendale Columbia School’s second annual Holiday Market,” says David Kalvitis, creator of the Greatest Dot-to-Dot puzzles and founder of Monkeying Around. “Being able to connect with locals truly allows us to give them our thanks and show our passion for puzzles.”
At the 17th annual Rochester Children’s Book Festival, David Kalvitis is helping with their mission to promote reading to and by children. On Saturday, November 16 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Flynn Campus Center at Monroe Community College, families are in for a magical day packed with activities, presentation and meeting those who write and illustrate books for children, tweens and teens.
“The festival’s encouragement to ‘Get Caught Reading’ is something we have always been a fan of,” says Kalvitis. “Just like words connect together to tell a story, I pledged to do what I love to do so that people of all ages can enjoy one of my fondest childhood memories, connecting dots.”
Monkeying Around will be featuring their award-winning Greatest Dot-to-Dot puzzle books, the most complex and artistic activity puzzles to date. Taking the concept of connect the dot to a vastly different, and far more challenging level, these puzzle books are fun for all ages. Kalvitis skillfully utilizes dots to create the most amazingly complex and artistic dot-to-dot puzzles to ever hit the market. Each puzzle book raises the connect the dot bar even higher, featuring storylines, new puzzle styles, interactive puzzles, and jaw-dropping foldouts making them more exciting than ever before.
For more information about book signings, please visit http://www.monkeyingaround.com.
About Monkeying Around
Dot -to-dot publisher, Monkeying Around, was founded in 2000 by puzzle creator David Kalvitis. Kalvitis is a lifelong puzzle and game fan, has a Fine Arts degree from Syracuse University and previously operated a graphic design business in Upstate NY for 13 years. Since 2000, Monkeying Around has been dedicated to offering innovative dot-to-dot products that will delight and entertain children and adults of all ages. Monkeying Around produces "The Greatest Dot-to-Dot Books in the World," a challenging collection of unique dot-to-dot surprises and variations. The company also publishes "The Greatest Newspaper Dot-to-Dot Puzzles," pocket and travel sized collections of weekly syndicated puzzles, in the pages of USA newspapers. In 2007, the first of four "Greatest Dot-to-Dot Super Challenge” books was introduced. David Kalvitis is currently working on the next Greatest Dot-to-Dot Adventure Book.