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Free books for young people at these NYCHA locations starting July 8.

I’m delighted to join the New York Public Library’s 2020 Summer Reading program in offering age-appropriate books for young people, from toddlers through high school in English or Spanish at a total of ten different NYCHA locations over five days, this week and next. Books will come in a free tote bag and include a summer reading guide, stickers, and a reading tracker.  

Here are the times and places:

Wednesday, July 8, 2020:
Taft Houses, 10:30 am – 11:30 am
1730 Madison Ave @ 114th St.

Washington Houses, 12 noon – 1 pm
1955 Second Ave. (betw. 100th – 101st Sts.), TA Room

Thursday, July 9, 2020:
Polo Towers/Rangel Houses,  10:30 am – 11:30 am
159-15 Harlem River Drive

Harlem River Houses, 12 noon – 1 pm
291 West 151 Street (between McCombs and 8th Ave), TA Room

Monday, July 13, 2020:
Grant Houses, 10:30 am – 11:30 am
1295 Amsterdam Avenue  (@ 123rd Street ), TA Room

St. Nicholas Houses, 12 noon – 1 pm
225 W. 129 St. (between Adam Clayton Powell and
Frederick Douglass Blvds)

Tuesday, July 14, 2020:
Dyckman Houses, 10:30 am – 11:30 am
3782 10th Ave. (Children’s Arts and Science Cornerstone)

Frederick Samuel Community Center, 12 noon – 1 pm
669 Lenox Ave.

Wednesday, July 15, 2020: (RESCHEDULED.)

Vladeck Houses,  10:30 am – 12:30 pm
356 Madison St.

Jacob Riis Cornerstone, 11:30  – 1:30 pm
80 Avenue D

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