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Weekly News Update
August 10, 2006    

Dear Friends of Reading to Kids,

There are three volunteer spots left for the August reading clubs at Gratts.  Click here to sign up!  If we fill up by the time you check the website, check back before the 3:00 p.m. deadline on Friday for last minute cancellations!     

For those of you volunteering this month, you can find a complete list of this month's books along with some excellent discussion and craft ideas on our  website.  Click here to take a look!

 JOIN READING TO KIDS AT DODGER STADIUM!

All volunteers attending the August Reading Clubs will be offered a pair of tickets to the Monday, August 14th Dodgers game versus the Florida Marlins (7:10pm). 

We extend our thanks to the Dodgers for recognizing the valuable contributions of our dedicated volunteers!

BIKE RIDE AT THE BEACH!

Come down to world famous Venice Beach and join RTK volunteers for a refreshing bike ride!

WHEN:   Saturday, September 2nd
                10am (2 hour bike ride + lunch after)

WHERE: Meet at Pay Public Parking Lot at 
                 3100 S. Ocean Front Walk
                 (located at the end of Washington Blvd)
HOW MUCH: 
               -$7-$12 for parking, $11 for Bike Rental
               -Venice One Stop Beach Rentals, 
                (310) 864-3736
               -ATM and Storage Lockers available
               -Bikes and Rollerblades: 1 Hour - $6,   
                2 Hours - $11, All Day - $19

WHAT TO BRING: 
               -To Rent a bike or rollerblades, you will 
                need a valid I.D./ Passport AND a 
                credit/ATM card. 
               -Bring a lunch or ride to Perry?s beach   
                front cafe.
               -Other good things to bring: cash, 
                sneakers, water, sunscreen, camera.
               -Friends and family are welcome!

RSVP:    Click Here to RSVP

If you have any questions please contact Jeff Carter, the Social Chair at Jeff.Carterreadingtokids.org.

We hope to see you Saturday!

  Jessica Tritsch
  Program Director 
  Reading to Kids
  1600 Sawtelle Blvd, Suite 210
  Los Angeles, CA 90025
  (310) 479-7455
  (310) 479-7435 (FAX)
  info@readingtokids.org
 
In this issue . . .
- August Reading Clubs
- Dodgers Tickets
- Bike Ride at the Beach
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August 2006
Reading Club Status
School Capacity  RSVP
Esperanza

68

68

Gratts

58

55

Hoover

 60 

 60 

Magnolia 63 63
Click here for more program
participation statistics.
 

More ways to help . . .

Get more involved!
Click here for more
Taskforce information!

Help as an R2K Intern!

August Books. . .

View this month's book list!

View this month's book list!

View this month's book list!






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