Who

Families with a BABY, 9 months old and younger, who live in the
Batavia Public Library District, Batavia School District 101 or the city
of Batavia are eligible.

 

What

Eligible families receive one FREE Born to Read book bag containing early literacy information and board books in English or Spanish.

 

Where     

Families may stop by the Youth Services Desk on the lower level of the Batavia Public Library to register for a Born to Read book bag.

 

Gift

   

Share the gift of literacy. Born to Read book bags, including early literacy information and board books, may be purchased at the Batavia Public Library Check Out Desk for $35.

 

Partnership  

The Born to Read program was  developed through the partnership of the Batavia Public Library District, Batavia School District 101 and Barnes and Noble Booksellers.

 

Sponsors

Born to Read book bags are made available through

the generous support of these sponsors:

 

Batavia Public Library District  Batavia Rotary Club 
Hansen-Furnas Foundation, Inc Friends of the Batavia Public Library
Target Store Grant Illinois Reading Council
Batavia Lion’s Club Batavia Mothers’ Club
Walmart Foundation Community Grant and individual donors

 

Contact

 

For more information about Born to Read contact Joanne Zillman at

Batavia Public Library, (630) 879-4775