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

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)

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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Burbank YMCA – It’s A Book! (9/28/16)

Well our Master Builder once again out did himself.  He created a giant book for the kids and families at the Burbank YMCA.  This library was funded by our amazing partners at Community Foundation of the Verdugos http://cfverdugos.org/.  We had a great unveiling, with a bunch of the kids in the pre-K program.  You can see our Executive Director Jean had a blast asking the kids about what they liked to…

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ABC’s of RPG’s Libraries (Aug/Sept 2016)

We had the fortune to partner with Hunter’s Books & their author Ivan Van Norman to create two (2) roll-playing adventure/tavern themed libraries.  One library travels with the author to game and book conventions and the other was sent to a Kickstarter backer in San Jose, Ca.    They were so fun to build and our Master Builder Douglas, once again created some pretty awesome libraries.    

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The Literacy Club’s Little Library in Dodgeville, WI (9/17/16)

We are excited to announce The Literacy Club’s newest library.   This is our first library in Wisconsin.  It is located in Dodgeville Wi, population 4700 — salute! This library is at the home of one of our amazing volunteers (Mike & Amy Mellor) have been tremendous supporters of what we are doing.  Our master builder and Mike have known each other almost 30 years. Mike has helped us build…

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Hazard Park Library – USC & Keck Medicine 8/19/16

What an amazing unveiling of our 50th library and to get to do that with our wonderful partners USC Department of Public Safety and John Thomas Liz Usc Dps. So humbled to have such amazing people supporting our efforts to inspire one book at a time and #endbookdeserts! We got to meet the amazing team from Keck Medicine of USC who partnered to make this library happen. Along with representation…

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Valley Glen Spring Festival Library & Book Giveaway!

On Sunday May 15, 2016  were at the Valley Glen Spring Festival and handed out over 700 FREE NEW BOOKS to the kids & families that attended. We also had an opportunity drawing for a custom built little library filled with books and The Seigel family won it! We also filled up 8 boxes of books and gave them to the LAPD Van Nuys Cadets to restock the LAPD Van Nuys…

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The Literacy Club Ohio Offices Get A Library!

Our first library in Madison Ohio!  This one is for Deb and Sheryl Flanagan.  Sheryl is a Director on The Literacy Club board as well as a advocate for at risk children in Northeast Ohio.  The library was built by our own LFL Master Builder Doug Chadwick (co-founder) with some help from family and friends!   The theme was picked by Sheryl.  Deb & Sheryl are excited to have this…

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Ashtabula County Court House – a BACA & The Literacy Club Collaboration

This was such a fantastic collaboration between BACA (Bikers Against Child Abuse) and The Literacy Club.  Through private donations we were able to create this amazing library and place it at the Ashtabula County Court House in Jefferson Ohio.   Made it all the more wonderful as it is Child Abuse Awareness month in Ashtabula.  It is fitting that this library will be in this courthouse serving victims and survivors…

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West Traffic 3/16/16

This library was done in honor of fallen Officer Van Johnson. Some media coverage of the unveiling: CBS 2 LA LA This Week https://www.facebook.com/LAThisWeek/videos/1162332957119334/

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