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United Way’s second annual Cardboard Boat Race to set sail August 27th

Posted Monday, July 4, 2022 10:32 am BY MARIE NESMITH Calling the inaugural benefit the “breakout event of the year,” Valerie Gilreath is looking forward to United Way of Bartow County’s second annual Cardboard Boat Race. Set for Aug. 27, the offering will raise awareness and funds for Love Travels [...]

By |2022-07-07T15:38:51-04:00July 7th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on United Way’s second annual Cardboard Boat Race to set sail August 27th

June 2022 Newsletter

June's newsletter features pictures from our March to May stops and events, including pre-k summer reading bundle distribution, the Black History Parade, and afterschool visits, details about the upcoming 2nd Annual United Way Cardboard Boat Race, Everybunny Loves Reading fundraiser totals, AND MORE! We hope you enjoy this glimpse into [...]

By |2022-06-12T11:41:49-04:00June 12th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on June 2022 Newsletter

November 2021 Newsletter

This month's newsletter features photos from fall festival book giveaways, details of our #GivingTuesday campaign, totals from the Reading Between the Wines fundraising event, donor and sponsor "thank yous," and upcoming dates to remember. Take a look at what we've been up to! READ IT HERE: November 2021 Newsletter

By |2021-11-17T14:48:56-05:00November 17th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on November 2021 Newsletter

October 2021 Newsletter

This newsletter is bursting at the seams with photos from recent events, including the Inaugural Cardboard Boat Race, Used Book Sale at Roselawn, and Serve Saturday at the Allatoona Resource Center. You'll also find upcoming dates to remember, volunteer sign-up, how to Adopt-a-Reader, and LOTS and LOTS of thank yous. [...]

By |2021-10-06T14:30:30-04:00October 6th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on October 2021 Newsletter

United Way’s August 28th Inaugural Cardboard Boat Race Will Benefit Bookmobile

United Way’s Inaugural Cardboard Boat Race launches Aug. 28 Posted Thursday, June 24, 2021 5:43 pm BY MARIE NESMITH Set for Aug. 28, United Way of Bartow County’s inaugural Cardboard Boat Race will bolster awareness and funds for Love Travels Beyond Inc. and The Bookmobile. The benefit also will launch [...]

By |2021-07-21T15:53:10-04:00June 25th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on United Way’s August 28th Inaugural Cardboard Boat Race Will Benefit Bookmobile

May 2021 Bookmobile Newsletter

Happy spring! Check out the May 2021 newsletter to read about our new afterschool visits in partnership with Bartow County Parks & Recreation. You'll also find our feature "In case you missed it..." the Bookmobile featured in the news, introductions to our new board members, upcoming dates and locations for [...]

By |2021-05-17T10:32:17-04:00May 17th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on May 2021 Bookmobile Newsletter

Reading to Go Places Featured in American Libraries Magazine

The Bookmobile - Reading to Go Places is among the programs featured in this month's American Library Association (ALA) Magazine! The article, titled "The Road to Normal" and written by Mark Lawton, discusses how bookmobiles were used to respond to the conditions resulting from the pandemic. We are one of [...]

By |2021-03-01T14:06:14-05:00March 1st, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Reading to Go Places Featured in American Libraries Magazine

January 2021 Bookmobile Newsletter

Happy new year! The January newsletter features our 2020 Year in Review bulletin, photo highlights of the year behind us, a "thank you" to everyone who helped us throughout the year, and a look ahead to our spring fundraiser: "Everybunny Loves Reading." You'll also find a link to purchase the [...]

By |2021-01-25T13:51:26-05:00January 25th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on January 2021 Bookmobile Newsletter

October 2020 Bookmobile Newsletter

The October newsletter features totals and photos from our used book sale at Rose Lawn last month, an update on the vehicle graphic wrap progress, Creative Storytelling Photo Sessions by Lifesong Photography benefitting the Bookmobile, updates on the Adopt-A-Reader monthly giving campaign, program needs for this month, and a "thank [...]

By |2020-10-07T10:15:47-04:00October 7th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on October 2020 Bookmobile Newsletter

September 2020 Bookmobile Newsletter

As we head into fall, there are lots of exciting things to look back on and forward to. In April - August, the Bookmobile gave away 3,297 books! Next week is the Used Book Sale at Rose Lawn to raise funds for Bookmobile programs. 56 readers have been adopted through [...]

By |2020-10-07T09:53:31-04:00October 7th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on September 2020 Bookmobile Newsletter
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