Thursday, June 23, 2011

Laburnum Elementary School: April 2011

Awesome Event! Over 500 kids!

Thanks to a wonderful event a JL Francis Elementary!

Thanks to Alex Nelson and her crew for a great Books on Wheels event during the "Book Tasting" at JL Francis Elementary School on June 13th. We gave out over 400 books to students! Happy summer reading!!

Hello and Summer Schedule!

Dear Friends and Supporters,

It has been a very busy winter and spring for Books on Wheels and our thrift store, Books, Bikes, and Beyond Thrift, and thanks to all your support we are looking forward to a great summer! We are very excited about the upcoming summer schedule for Books on Wheels in Richmond. Here are our currently booked local dates:

July 12th
East End Library
3-6 pm
July 13th
Calhoun Center
3-6 pm
July 29th
The Robinson Theater
6-8 pm
August 1st
Main St. Library
10-12 pm
August 4th
Broad Rock Library

If anyone has any interest in a visit from Books on Wheels this summer, we still are available for booking events, so please feel free to contact us at

We appreciate your continued support in our efforts to provide free books and free bicycle repair to the Richmond community. As always, we accept donations of gently used books and bicycles at our Thrift Store located at 7 W. Broad St. where all proceeds go directly back to Books on Wheels! As our summer events develop into the fall, we will be in touch with our work in the community. Thank you again and enjoy the summer!