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Bloomington Reads

April 23, 2013  |  Blog, Event List, events, news

Bloomington Reads – A Week Devoted to Literacy Awareness and Reading!
May 6 – 11, 2013
For a complete list of all events click here.

Bloomington Reads asks: What are you reading?

April 29, 2011  |  news

What are you reading?

That’s the question the Foundation of Monroe County Community Schools hopes people will ask themselves and others during Bloomington Reads, this week’s series of reading-related activities aimed at highlighting literacy.

“Nothing defines the success of a child better than the ability to read and to read well,” foundation executive director Tina Peterson said via email. “Throughout this week, we want our young people to see others reading everywhere: reading for pleasure, reading for work, reading for survival.”

A public conversation about the changing face of literacy titled “Digital Media: The End of Literacy As We Know It,” will be…

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