More Libraries w/San Bernardino County Probation (July 10, 2017)

July 22, 2017

After the 1st two libraries we did with San Bernardino County Probation Dept, they decided they wanted us to come out and train them on how to make The Literacy Club’s Peak Roof Indoor Little Library ™ .  The team created two kits along with  instruction manuals.  They then got to spend 4 hours with the teachers at the Building Skills Program showing them how to create the libraries themselves….

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Is That A Doggy In The Window (May 20, 2017)

May 24, 2017

Well the cross country installation continued in May.  Douglas was able to personally deliver a Dog themed library to  Kayla Fujimoto Epperson in Geneva, IL.    It has a nod to Indiana University in the colors and we think it turned out really great (she loved it too!).  

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Beach Themed Library – From Pismo Beach to Nebraska (May 19, 2017)

May 24, 2017

This a special library for our master builder, it was created for some dear friends (and major supporters of The Literacy Club) who relocated from Pismo Beach to Nebraska.  They asked for something that would remind them of the beach, their family and us.   Douglas and Chris had a blast creating this and then Douglas was able to deliver it in person and install it at their new home….

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4 Dr. Seuss Inspired Libraries Installed @ Denver Public Schools (May 18-19, 2017)

May 24, 2017

Our team built libraries last December as a part of an employee event sponsored by Whitewave Foods.  On May 18 & 19th our master builder Douglas traveled to Denver and installed 4 of the libraries at several Denver Elementary Schools (Eagleton Elementary – One Fish, Two Fish; Cowell Elementary – Cat In The Hat; Florida Pitt Waller – Oh The Places You Will Go; Place Bridge Academy – What Pet Should I Get?)….

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Santa Teresita Elementary School (5/9/17)

May 11, 2017

We had the opportunity to partner again with Keck Medicine of USC and USC Department of Public Safety to create a fun “hospital-themed” library near the Ramona Gardens housing complex.  This library is our first at a school and since the closest public library is 2 miles away, for many of the children in the community this will become their local public library (just a bit smaller).

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San Bernardino County Probation Department (4/24/17)

May 11, 2017

We got to build two (2) amazing libraries, both giving a nod to some pretty awesome K-9 officers (Chester & Cody).   These are the first 2 of what will be at least 12 libraries in partnership with SBCPD.  We will be working with the instructors at the SBCPD schools to train them how to build some libraries so the students can then learn to build them as a part…

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Ace Dog Grooming (March 26, 2017)

July 22, 2017

This amazing library is located in front of Ace Dog Grooming in Burbank, CA.   What theme would you do at a dog groomers … “What Pet Should I Get” of course!   The team had a blast creating this library and appreciated the support and partnership with the team at Ace.

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Burbank Boys & Girls Club (March 26, 2017)

March 26, 2017

This library was created as a partnership with Kiwanis Club of Burbank and installed at Boys & Girls Club of Burbank and Greater East Valley.  Over 200 new books handed out at the unveiling!  (We came back that afternoon and replenished the library)!!   This was our first at a Boys & Girls Club (hope for more).   Of course, a special thanks to our team who built, painted and created this…

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Redlands Police Department Mobile Library (12/6/16)

January 11, 2017

We are so excited to get to create the first ever mobile library for a police department.  We partnered with Redlands Police to create a cargo plane inspired library.  It was built into a trailer that the Redlands PD will take to community events and kids/families can walk through and grab a book for free!  The team created a custom library cart (looks like an airplane) and custom folding tables…

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5 Little Dr Seuss Inspired Libraries in Denver (12/16/16)

January 8, 2017

Thanks to the team @Peace Jam who has supported our efforts to inspire one book at a time, that partnership opened the door for us to be invited to Denver to be a part of the WhiteWave Corp. holiday luncheon.  The company wanted to combine holiday celebrations with giving back to the local community.  We were 1 of 3 events that the employees participated in.  We brought 5 little libraries…

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