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"Read to Feed" Program Begins Monday, June 8th

From the Phoenixville Public Library mailing list:
Phoenixville Public Library will kick off its Adult Summer Reading Program on Monday, June 8. This year’s theme is “Read to Feed”. For every two books read between June 8 and August 14, $1.00 will be contributed to Heifer International towards the purchase of farm animals for an impoverished family. The Reading Program is free; you must be at least 18 years old to register. The program will also include weekly raffle drawings for gift cards from area merchants. You may register at the Library or online at www.phoenixvillelibrary.org beginning June 8. Call 610-933-3013, Ext. 32 or e-mail mpinto@ccls.org for more information. Phoenixville Public Library is located at 183 Second Avenue in Phoenixville, PA.

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Anonymous said…
What a great program idea. This shows that the Phoenixville Library isn't just about books. It really is a great istitution that cares about others. Hopefully Karen Johns reads about this and sees the value of the library and not just the perceived hardship that it causes her. They help relieve the real hardships that others feel. I know they also do a lot to benefit Phoenixville residents by making numerous contributions to PACS.

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