On May 30, 2013, all first-grade students will be bused to Lane Community College for the annual Gift of Literacy celebration and receive:
• A hard-bound copy of the book they selected with a personalized bookplate inside.
• A reusable Gift of Literacy backpack filled with educational goodies (pencils, rulers, bookmarks, etc.).
• And every student will given the opportunity to receive a Springfield Public Library card through the program for one year. Cards will be distributed by teachers in the classroom for students who submitted an application.
For more information about this upcoming daylong celebration, click on the following link to open the newsletter for the 2013 Gift of Literacy!