Events

Kidgits Book Blast

Saturday, Feb 21, 2015, 1pm-3pm

Bring the entire family to this weekend event at the Wolfchase Mall. Let kids discover the magic of reading and let their imaginations take them on a fun-filled journey at the 12th Annual Simon Kidgits Club Blast! This event will feature stories and interactive activities that bring the stories to life.

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Adult Tutor Training (February)

Saturday, Feb 28, 2015, 10:30am-4:30pm

This training is full! Please fill out an application, and we'll put you on the registration list for the April 18th training.
Thank you all for wanting to volunteer with us!

Want to Make a REAL Difference in Someone's Life? Teach Someone to Read  

Literacy Mid-South has adults on our waiting list who are willing and ready to learn but need a special ... read more »

Book Face Yourself!

Sunday, Mar 1, 2015

WHAT ARE YOU READING, MEMPHIS? 

Make a face using a book and tweet or Instagram it using the hashtag #bookface and you could win an Amazon Kindle Fire!  You can automatically enter to win March 1 through March 31. 

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500K Book Giveaway - Volunteer Opportunity

Monday, Mar 9, 2015, 1:00PM - 5:00PM

Literacy Mid-South is partnering with First Book to bring 500,000 brand-new books to the Mid-South! We need lots of volunteers the week of March 9-13.

What will I be doing?
Volunteers will help with various tasks including organizing boxed inventory (books), affixing shipping labels to boxes, and preparing orders for group book pick-ups. Volunteers must be able to stand ... read more »

500K Book Giveaway - Volunteer Opportunity

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015, 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Literacy Mid-South is partnering with First Book to bring 500,000 brand-new books to the Mid-South! We need lots of volunteers the week of March 9-13.

What will I be doing?
Volunteers will help with various tasks including organizing boxed inventory (books), affixing shipping labels to boxes, and preparing orders for group book pick-ups. Volunteers must be able to stand ... read more »

500K Book Giveaway - Volunteer Opportunity

Wednesday, Mar 11, 2015, 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Literacy Mid-South is partnering with First Book to bring 500,000 brand-new books to the Mid-South! We need lots of volunteers the week of March 9-13.

What will I be doing?
Volunteers will help with various tasks including organizing boxed inventory (books), affixing shipping labels to boxes, and preparing orders for group book pick-ups. Volunteers must be able to stand ... read more »

500K Book Giveaway - Volunteer Opportunity

Thursday, Mar 12, 2015, 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Literacy Mid-South is partnering with First Book to bring 500,000 brand-new books to the Mid-South! We need lots of volunteers the week of March 9-13.

What will I be doing?
Volunteers will help with various tasks including organizing boxed inventory (books), affixing shipping labels to boxes, and preparing orders for group book pick-ups. Volunteers must be able to stand ... read more »

500K Book Giveaway - Volunteer Opportunity

Friday, Mar 13, 2015, 8:00AM - 12:00PM

Literacy Mid-South is partnering with First Book to bring 500,000 brand-new books to the Mid-South! We need lots of volunteers the week of March 9-13.

What will I be doing?
Volunteers will help with various tasks including organizing boxed inventory (books), affixing shipping labels to boxes, and preparing orders for group book pick-ups. Volunteers must be able to stand ... read more »

Reading Flash Mob

Saturday, Mar 21, 2015, 10:00am-1:00pm

It’s Read Across America Month, and we can’t think of a better way to celebrate than by curling up under a tree in Overton Park with a good book!

Join us in Overton Park on Saturday, March 21 for our second annual Reading Flash Mob.  Bring the family, a book, and snacks and join other readers on the lawn from 11am-1pm.  This event is free and open to the public! ... read more »

Adult Tutor Training (April)

Saturday, Apr 18, 2015, 10:00am-4:00pm

Want to Make a REAL Difference in Someone's Life? Teach Someone to Read  

Literacy Mid-South has adults on our waiting list who are willing and ready to learn but need a special person in their life to help them.  They want better lives.  They want to understand their personal finances better.  They want their driver's license.  They want to ... read more »