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Children’s Used Book Drive

June 22 @ 8:00 am - July 20 @ 5:00 pm

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Children’s Used Book Drive

Where:  Grundy County Administrative Building

1320 Union Street

Morris, IL

When:  June 22nd-July 20, 2018

Why is it great to donate children’s used books?

  • 61% of low income families do not own ANY children’s books
  • Every child Bernie’s Book Bank serves received 12 books a year
  • Grundy County was able to collect 1500 books in 2016
  • Helps to clean off book shelves to make room for books for your family

What books should be donated?

  • Book for children from pre-school to 6th Grade
  • Please, no text books, workbooks or reference book

How soon do the children receive the books?

Bernie’s Book Bank puts a book in a child’s hand within 5 days of rece3ving the books from a collection!

Give a child the opportunity to gain the world through a book!!!

Thank you to the sponsors/partners:

Grundy Count Board

Land Use Committee

Bernie’s Book Bank

If you should have any questions, please feel free to contact:  Cheryl Wardell 815-941-3228;

Thank you Grundy County for Practicing Reusing!



June 22


July 20


Grundy County Administrative Building



1320 Union Street
Morris, IL 60450 United States
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