Canadore College and First Book Canada giving books to children in need
Canadore College is partnering with First Book Canada to bring reading to children in need.
First book Canada is a nonprofit social enterprise that gives access to new, high quality books to lower income children.
On June 22, they are planning on bringing up to 10,000 books to the West Parry Sound Campus of Canadore College. This is the third year the event is taking place.
Canadore is looking for teachers, social service workers, and librarians to register to be eligible for the book giveaway.
Laura Peddie from Canadore College says that after registering they would be able to take home up to 100 books to help children with their start their own book collection.
The event will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Teachers, social service workers, librarians looking to register or for more information contact [email protected]