Little Free Library at MWMontessori

by eukalipto on June 14, 2013

Little Free Library
El Paso Public Library Association (EPPLA) participated in the donation of a Little Free Library to the Mountain West Montessori school in El Paso, Texas on May 24, 2013. The event was attended by children and their parents who participated in the reading activities. EPPLA partnered with Lisa Lopez, a local school librarian and Ambassador of the little Free Libraries. It was thru her help that a local woodworker club got the materials to build the small  but beautiful structure. Lorena Gutiérrez, EPPLA Secretary, spearheaded the program. There were several readings by both children and parents.  They read bilingual poems.

Little Free Library @ Montessori

[img src=]170Kids exploring the Little Free Library (LFL)
Kids exploring the Little Free Library (LFL)
[img src=]150Margarita Cabrera of MWM and Olga Holguin and Jose Loya , EPPLA Board members
[img src=]150Kids at the reading event
[img src=]140EPPLA President, Luis Chaparro,addressing the audience
[img src=]130Kids reading a poem
[img src=]140Parent reading a poem
[img src=]110Audience at the reading
[img src=]90Kids at the reading
[img src=]130Maria Ferrero of MWM and Lorena Gutierrez doing a bilingual reading
[img src=]90Father and son bonding
[img src=]70Little girl engrossed in a book
[img src=]80Kids exploring the LFL
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