Dear Friends of Reading to Kids,
We wish a warm welcome to all of you who signed up to learn more about Reading to Kids at our Festival of Books booth this past weekend! And thank you to all of our volunteers who helped in our booth.
Our May 13th Fantasy, Folklore, & Fairytales reading clubs are just around the corner, so sign up to volunteer today!
We still need 62 more readers, so help spread the word by also joining our May 13th Facebook event.
MAY CRAFTS & CURRICULUM MEETING
THIS SUNDAY, APRIL 30TH
You can also help create the activity and craft guides for the May 13th
books by joining us this Sunday, April 30
Curriculum Committee Meeting at noon at the Reading
to Kids office. Our address is in our signature below.
Click here for our Facebook event or
click here for the Evite!
For details on any of our
events, check out our handy
calendar on our website.
READING TO KIDS IS HIRING!
Reading to Kids is hiring a
Literacy Coordinator through AmeriCorps for a 12 month position starting in August! The position is posted on our website, where you can read it by clicking on the Literacy Coordinator button below Latest News.
Please also share the above link to the position with anyone you think would be a good fit, especially if they have volunteered with us as readers or other roles.
JOIN US MAY 24TH FOR LEGENDARY BINGO
Mark your calendars to play
Legendary Bingo at
Hamburger Mary's in West Hollywood! If you've been before,
you know it's a blast. If you haven't, it's time to see what
you've been missing!
There is a $20 suggested donation at the
door (cash only, please!) which includes 9 regular bingo
games and one grand prize bingo game with fantastic prizes!
Remember, the show is R rated and a ton of fun.
WHEN: Wednesday, May 24th, 7pm - 9:00pm
WHERE: Hamburger Mary's Restaurant
8288 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90046
details, visit our May 24th Bingo event on
Facebook and invite your friends!
HELP FIND BINGO PRIZES & A CELEBRITY!
Please also help us gather more prizes
for the bingo winners! To help you get started, here is
information about Reading to Kids to share with
potential donors, as well as a
donation form for them to complete.
We especially enjoy awarding gift certificates,
amusement park and theater tickets, gift
autographed items! Anything unique
is great, too! If you work at or have a connection with products or services to
offer, please help us by asking for a donation to our events.
We'd also like to have a celebrity host as a bingo
for our Legendary Bingo Nights on
May 24th or October 4th. Please email if you can
personally reach out to any celebrities who would like to help your favorite
us know at
email@example.com if you can help!
HARRY POTTER 3 AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL
WITH READING TO KIDS ON JULY 8TH
On Saturday, July 8th (after our July reading clubs), join fellow Reading to Kids volunteers as we watch
a screening of
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban at the
Hollywood Bowl - with the soundtrack performed live by the L.A. Philharmonic!
We'll start at 5pm with a picnic in area 13
across the street from the Bowl. At 7:30pm we'll head to our seats towards the back of the bowl in section V1. The movie begins at 8pm.
Tickets are $17 each. E-mail Chris Martin at
to purchase before he sells out!
Please also RSVP to our Facebook event, and you can click the images below for details and a map.
Thanks, and we hope to see you at any of the above!