Is your family new to  Raising A Reader? 
Check out the video below to learn all about the Raising A Reader program to start receiving books from your childcare program.
After watching the video:

Check to see if your childcare program is a Raising A Reader Partner

2. If your childcare program is a Raising A Reader partner, complete the google form


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Let your child hold the book and turn the pages.

Reading before bedtime helps your child relax!

When the story has a sound effect, make the most of it! A loud “boom” and an animal sound “oink” will help keep children engaged.  

Let your child choose the book.

Check out our Little Giveaway Library Locations!

  • Community Garden on 7th Ave and Amity St. in Homestead. 

  • COG Building in Homestead 

  • Angel's Place on Woodstock St. in Swissvale. 

  • Inside the Laundromat at 212 E 8th Avenue in Homestead. 

  • Carnegie Library of Homestead, 10th Avenue entrance

  • House of Soul Catering 

  • Free Store 15104

  • Salvation Army - Steel Valley Corps 

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