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BookReach - Lewiston Public Library

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Do you love reading to kids? Become a BookReach volunteer!

BookReach is an early literacy outreach program of the Lewiston and Auburn Public Libraries. We match volunteers readers with small in-home daycares throughout Lewiston, Auburn and Minot. Due to COVID-19, our volunteers are reading over zoom, making every effort to support the children of our community and encourage literacy. Volunteers pick up a book bag from Lewiston or Auburn Public Library, to bring home a read over zoom. Have a big impact on kindergarten readiness by volunteering just one hour per week!

For more information, please contact Heather Runnels at bookreach@lewistonmaine.gov or 207-513-3004 ext. 3515.

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About BookReach - Lewiston Public Library

Location:

200 Lisbon Street, Lewiston, ME 04240, US

Mission Statement

To raise a community of readers by enriching the lives of young children through the pleasure of reading.

Description

BookReach is an early literacy outreach program of the Lewiston and Auburn Public Libraries. We match volunteer readers with small in-home daycares to provide weekly storytimes to children ages 0 - 5. We help foster children's enthusiasm for books so they will be ready to learn when they reach school.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

200 Lisbon StreetLewiston, ME 04240

(44.09547,-70.21625)
 

SKILLS

  • Child Development
  • Youth Services
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Library Sciences

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 1 morning hour per week, Monday - Friday.
  • Qualifications Must be good with children, professional, kind

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