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The Generosity of a Child

December 22, 2022 | By Benay Hicks As 2022 comes to a close, I find myself reflecting upon the words of the children and families with whom we partnered with this year — the notes of encouragement, the feedback, and the shared love of books and stories.  One of the notes we received earlier this …

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Practicing New Habits Before the New Year

December 15, 2022 | By Bria Davenport For many of us, the holidays are coming…but even if you don’t celebrate, you will most likely have additional time with your little one as schools & childcare centers will be closed. Just like you may be working on building new habits for yourself in the new year, …

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Finding My Voice

December 8, 2022 | By Nyemah T. McLaurin, a friend of Book Harvest People all around the world find their niche or something in life they absolutely love to do through various avenues. Some draw inspiration from a particular experience they will never forget or hearing someone else’s story that they found so intriguing, the …

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Not Your Average Tuesday

December 1, 2022 On Tuesday we celebrated GivingTuesday, the annual day of global giving. And while the focus was on supporting nonprofits with time, talent, and treasure, Book Harvest turned it into a book party! We celebrated the day with fun staff interviews, a volunteer group, a fashion show, and storytimes! And we even had …

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Thanksgiving Activities for Kids

November 23, 2022 | By Bria Davenport Happy Thanksgiving! The holidays can be hectic when you’re trying to get things together but you have little ones running behind your every step! Here are some ideas to keep them occupied & festive. All activities have an easy set-up & also nice to have a visiting relative …

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Why Dream Small When You Can Dream BIG

November 17, 2022 | By Benay Hicks As of today, Book Harvest has provided kids in our community with 211,945 books so far this year! Books are flying off of our shelves, which means it’s time to replenish our stock. Luckily, it’s time for the 12th annual Dream Big Book Drive — the biggest children’s …

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