Book sale will benefit local SMART program
Ascension Lutheran Church, 675 Black Oak Drive, Medford, will hold a book sale to benefit the local SMART reading program from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14. Thousands of titles of mostly used books will be available for purchase.
Book donations will be accepted at the church from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning Monday, Feb. 9.
SMART — Start Making A Reader Today — connects community members with local elementary schools and preschools, where they read one-on-one with students and provide students with take-home books each month. More than 500 community members are currently reading to about 1,200 students in the Rogue Valley program. For more information, call SMART at 541-734-5628.