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CHILDREN'S BOOK SPOTS

BAW stocks designated outdoor and indoor structures with children's books all year long.

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BOOKS ALL YEAR

BAW visits partner schools, multiple times throughout the school year in this intensive citywide program.

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Teknor Apex team members prepare books for a family event.

Give the Gift of Literacy

  Give the gift of literacy by supporting Books Are Wings all year long! We are proud to announce the launch of our Sixth Annual Gift of Literacy Campaign, a commitment to community empowerment through building the libraries of local families. The Gift of Literacy Campaign will provide funding for Books Are Wings’ core mission of putting […]

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Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15th to October 15th marks the period that each year Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month. The Library of Congress denotes this special month as a time to celebrate “…the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.” The dates of this month […]

October 2019

October is National Book Month

This Tuesday, October 1st, marks the beginning of the 16th annual National Book Month. Started in 2003, National Book Month is a month-long celebration during October dedicated to books and reading. Created by the National Book Foundation, this celebratory season is centered around the National Book Awards, which, according to the NBF, “were established in 1950 to […]