Every elementary school student in Palm Beach County getting a free book for summer
Every child in elementary school in Palm Beach County will receive a free book this month courtesy of the “Happily Ever After Begins with Reading” campaign of Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County. The book distribution is designed to encourage summer reading, with students receiving some of the most popular titles in children’s literature today. Since 2013, Children’s Services Council has provided more than 600,000 books to Palm Beach County elementary school students.
To highlight the importance of summer reading, Children’s Services Council will have a special event on Wednesday, May 17, featuring an appearance from Clifford the Big Red Dog.
Date/time: Wednesday, May 17, at 10 a.m.
Location: Washington Elementary School, 1709 W. 30th St., Riviera Beach
Clifford will be joined by Children’s Services Council CEO Lisa Williams-Taylor as well as officials from the Palm Beach County School District and the Riviera Beach area.
If you have any questions, please contact Jon Burstein at Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County at 561.703.2192 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Children’s Services Council:
Children's Services Council of Palm Beach County – a special-purpose government established by Palm Beach County voters in 1986 and reauthorized in 2014 – provides leadership, funding, services and research on behalf of the county's children so they grow up healthy, safe and strong. For more information, visit www.cscpbc.org.