Proclamations were issued by local government entities designating September 4th through October 18th as the official period for the 2018 Washington County READ. Lifetime Learning was recognized for its efforts in encouraging reading within the community. Included among those present were Lifetime Learning President, Carol Muegge, and READ co-chairs, Shirley Herring and Michele Smith.
Brenham Banner-Press article
May 31, 2018:
This 10th year celebration of promoting community literacy and reading diverse books is a milestone for Lifetime Learning. The community has been so supportive and the hope is that this year will be even better.
Book reviews will be done through various organizations. If your organization is interested in scheduling a book review, please call 979.353.1089.
Previous Community Reads:
2017: News of the World by Paulette Jiles
2016: City of Refuge by Tom Piazza
2015: My Boys and Girls Are in There by Ron Rozelle
2014: One Amazing Thing by Chitra Divakaruni
2013: The Personal History of Rachel Dupree by Ann Weisgarber
2012: The Time It Never Rained by Elmer Kelton
2011: One Ranger: A Memoir by H. Joaquin Jackson and David Marion Wilkinson
2010: Twelve Mighty Orphans by Jim Dent
2009: Final Salute by Jim Sheeler