The Springfield City Library is the new community-based home for the Reading Success by 4th Grade initiative, after previously being managed by The Irene E. & George A. Davis Foundation since the initiative's launch in 2009. Chrissy Howard is the new manager of Reading Success by 4th Grade, who brings with her a deep understanding of the initiative's work.
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Final Touch Barber Shop is a local business committed to helping make every child a reader!
We love to read Knuffle Bunny, my children love that the book has many funny words.
My daughter, Gaia, and I love reading books before bedtime, while we're out and about, and we always make some time each day to sit as a family and read!
My daughter, Sophia, and I are reading Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert. My baby love colors, so I read to her about all the beautiful colors!
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