From: Ellen Dean [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Sunday, November 22, 2015 8:34 PM
Subject: Actors, Become a BookPAL and Read Aloud to Kids in your Community
Dear Tucson Actors and Performers,
There is a great way to use your talents in service to your community. Join BookPALS!
BookPALS www.bookpals.net (Performing Artists for Literacy in Schools) is a national literacy program sponsored by the Screen Actors Guild Foundation. But you don't have to be union to participate.
Our readers go into under-served classrooms on a weekly basis to read aloud to classes of children. It takes just an hour a week to read to two classes and you will make a huge impact on these children who may have no one at home to read to them. We don't teach kids to read; we teach them to LOVE reading.
Training and book lists are provided. You will have the most appreciative audiences ever!
Come find out more.
Sunday, December 13, 2015
1:30-2:30 new reader orientation (or a review/refresh for those who wish)
2:45-4:00 share favorite books, read aloud demos, ideas for the new year.
Himmel Park Library
1035 N. Treat Ave.
(Speedway and Campbell)
Tucson AZ 85716
Phone: (520) 594-5305
Come share some snacks, get some free books to read to your classes, meet your colleagues, get some new ideas.
to Ellen Dean, Arizona BookPALS Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org
Arizona BookPALS & PencilPALS Director
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