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Tasty Topic Talk for August 22, 2023 Lead to Read @ the North-East Library

August 22, 2023 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Bring a new Childrens Book & swap for a Box Lunch. Program about Lead to Read.

The Northeast Kansas City Chamber of Commerce welcomes:

Hayley Rees and Linda Hughes from Lead To Read as our guest speakers to hear about their Reading Mentor Program.

Three ways to Attend:

  • You are encouraged to bring a NEW children’s book as your ticket to get a box lunch. Swap your Book for a Box. FREE Attendance must be reserved on Eventbrite.
  • You can reserve a box lunch and enjoy the Program & Lunch. Get your $25 ticket here on Eventbrite .
  • If you don’t have a book, bring your own lunch to hear the program at no charge.

There will be a drawing for a guest to receive a signed copy of “Miss Lily, the Crown and the Dance” by local artist and illustrator Jacqueline Haltom.


11:45 ARRIVE AT the North-East Branch Kansas City Library. 6000 Wilson Rd

12:00 INTRODUCTION – Open up your Brown Bag Lunch or bring your own




Reserve your seat & lunch TODAY !

CATERING RESTAURANT Thelma’s Kitchen boxed lunches with 2 sides and a cookie Chicken Bacon Avocado , Mediterranean Wrap, The Italian, Turkey & Cheese, Buffalo Cauliflower Wrap.

You must register on Eventbrite if you are bringing a book so we can provide a box lunch for you. The New children’s book is your luncheon Fee.

You can also just pay for the lunch and enjoy the program. Get your ticket on Eventbrite below.


North-East Branch KC Library
6000 Willson Road
Kansas City, MO 64124 United States
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