The Reading Action Program is part of a Lions International initiative to promote youth literacy worldwide.
The Newmarket Lions started the program 6 years ago in selected junior and senior kindergarten classes in Newmarket public schools.
This is our third year working with the Newmarket Lions and Lioness distributing about 1200 books in 11 schools in 2019.
Children get to pick their “forever book” from a large selection. Stamped with “this book belongs to “their Name and Lions logo sticker on the inside cover