Literacy Week Day Three–Reading Stars Meet Star Wars

United Way of Weld County, the Greeley Boys & Girls Club, and the Greeley Chamber of Commerce hosted nearly 100 community leaders, business leaders, teachers, literacy enthusiasts, and parents for a burrito breakfast and community conversation. The crowd seated around tables in the gymnasium exchanged spirited views of what is being done to help kids [...]

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Webcast with David Shannon!

Watch David Shannon reading Duck on a Bike and drawing David, the character from his No, David! books! Mr. Shannon read and drew on May 9 at the Anythink Wright Farms Library for 200 excited kids and their families. Watch the video at through May 20. The live event was great fun too; after [...]

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David Shannon in Colorado!

Duck on a Bike author David Shannon is coming to Colorado! See him at these events: Drop Everything and Read, Children's Museum of Denver, May 8--event is full! Anythink Wright Farms Library, Thornton, May 9, 10:30 - noon The Bookies Book Store, Denver, May 10, 1:00 pm and again at 3:30 pm Columbine Library, Columbine, [...]

By | 2017-12-08T11:30:55+00:00 May 8th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on David Shannon in Colorado!

Literacy Week Day Two – Colorado Raises the Bar

Building on the energy of the One Book 4 Colorado launch yesterday, Colorado Literacy Week 2013 brought major excitement to the State Capitol and was followed by a lot of welcome noise to the Belmar Library in Lakewood. Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia opened a standing room only gathering under the gold dome to introduce Gov. [...]

By | 2017-10-17T20:49:22+00:00 May 8th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Literacy Week Day Two – Colorado Raises the Bar

So Many Events!

Check out all the One Book 4 Colorado events planned all over the state! Four-year-olds will be able to pick up their free copy of the selected book at the events (along with other times at their local public libraries and health clinics). Click on the Events tab at the top of the page to [...]

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Thanks for voting!

The voting period for selecting a book has ended. Thanks so much for submitting your vote! Check back May 6 for the big announcement of the selected title. Books will be given away May 6-20 in participating clinics and public libraries around the state and in Denver preschools. Click on the Pickup Locations tab for [...]

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