Calling all child artists!

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Family Reading Partnership is looking for young artists aged 0-10. Do you know a child that loves to make art? Working with paints and pencils and all sorts of other mediums? Do they also, by chance,  love books? We want to see it. Show us your kids  favorite work of art and they could win our Kid’s Art Contest. How …

Book Donations Needed!

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Hello Friends of Family Reading Partnership! We have not sent out an update in a while, and we thought you might like to know what has been going on in our neck of the woods during this time of social distancing. While a few of our regular programs have been forced on hiatus, we are still able to provide services …

Dryden Story Walk Launch Party! Aug. 27, 5:30pm

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Books a la Mode August 3!

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Celebrate the 50th anniversary of “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” by Eric Carle with free ice cream, children’s activities, and more! Check out our Facebook Event. Saturday, August 3rd, 2-4pm at Family Reading Partnership, 54 Gunderman Rd., Ithaca. See you soon for summer family fun with books!

Winter News 2019

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YAP Grant for Story Walks Earlier this winter Family Reading Partnership was awarded a United Way of Tompkins County Youth and Philanthropy grant to install two new story walks in the area, one at the Enfield Elementary School and one in the Village of Dryden! We are eagerly awaiting the thaw so that we can get to work on building …

Family Reading Partnership appoints Amber Smith as new Executive Director

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ITHACA, N.Y. – The Board of Directors of the Family Reading Partnership is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Executive Director. Originally appointed as Interim Director in May, Amber Smith took on the permanent role on October 9. “I have always had a love of books, and I know that reading and playing with infants and toddlers is …