On Nov. 15, representatives from Pizza Hut® delivered something other than pizza for the patients at Akron Children’s Hospital. At both the Akron and Mahoning Valley campuses, Akron Children’s hosted a BOOK IT!® Big Book Giveaway where Hallrich Inc., Pizza Hut’s local franchisee, donated 500 books to children at the hospital. The books will be […]
When Francine McBride first started the Reach Out and Read program in the Mahoning Valley, she was serving two sites at the hospital and reached 412 kids – all from one little cart. In 2011, Reach Out and Read provided books to 2,016 kids at 15 sites.
When it’s time for your child’s 6-month well visit, his pediatrician will tell you how much your little one has grown since the last visit. He may need immunizations. And he definitely needs a book.
Ah, bedtime. I hate to admit it, but I look forward to a little mommy time at the end of all the chaos. Getting those little boys to go upstairs to get a bath, help them brush their teeth and convince them to wear pajamas can definitely be trying, but one thing I never have to beg them to do is pick out books for bedtime.