To help celebrate DEAR and recognize the important role that school libraries play in our students' learning experience, the Minister of Education, Honourable Don McRae, will be reading to over 400 students in Surrey at the new City Centre Library (10350 University Drive).
The event is being organized be the Ministry of Education, Libraries and Literacy Division. If you're in the area around 11:00 feel free to drop by, bring a book and join us to 'drop everything and read'.
For media requests and details please contact Jacqueline van Dyk, Director, Libraries and Literacy at 604.992.4348 or email@example.com.
BCTLA VP (advocacy), Jeff Yasinchuk, is also available for media interviews and can be reached at 250.505.4451 or firstname.lastname@example.org.