Published Date: August 25, 2010
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County -- News Release.
Roll out the red carpet for the Library Superstars of Lights, Camera, READ! the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County's 37th Annual Summer Reading Program.
More than 34,200 summer readers played their part in making it a blockbuster success! Preschool participation this year increased by 24 and teen participation increased by 490ver 2009.
Congratulations to the prizewinners and to all of the participants in this year's program!
Thanks to the following sponsors for making this program possible. The Friends of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and the Anderson Township Library Association, the Kersten Fund, the Charles H. Dater Foundation, and the H.B., E.W., and F.R. Luther Charitable Foundation, Fifth Third Bank and Narley L. Haley, co-trustees. Additional support was provided by the Junior Woman's Club of Wyoming Foundation, K12 and Ohio Virtual Academy, and Joseph-Beth Booksellers. Thanks to our media sponsors WKRC Local 12 and CW Cincinnati.
Foundation Board Members Bruce Krone and Amanda Lenhart are pictured in the Main Library's Children's Learning Center