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You’re Invited! Happy Hour with a Purpose

Bring your friends to learn more about the Ready Readers mission and enjoy live music and beverages from a cash bar. Contact Mariel Lemon at mariel@readyreaders.org or call 314-564-8070×6 to RSVP for free!

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Welcome New Board Members!

Alicia Barnes, D.O., MPH, Assistant Professor, St. Louis University School of Medicine; Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow, Zucker Hillside Hospital; Psychiatry Resident, Cooper University Health Care; Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine; Master of Public Health, Temple University; active member of the Mound City Medical Association, The American Academy of Child and […]

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Thank You for Your Dedication, Cherie McKee!

Ready Readers would like to thank Cherie McKee for her dedication as a volunteer Reader! After 9 years, Cherie will be retiring. We would also like to thank Cherie for her Summer 2018 “Go Fund Me” campaign in honor of her friend and award-winning children’s author, Patricia McKissack. She raised money for the purchase of 700 […]

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Congratulations Taylor Blackwell, Literacy Advocate

Ready Readers would like to congratulate Taylor Blackwell on placing second-runner up in the Miss Missouri’s Outstanding Teen pageant! Taylor’s pageant platform, “Readers are Leaders” is evidence of her commitment to the importance of literacy. Read more about the pageant in the Ladue News.

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Suzie Nall: Former Board Member & Passionate Supporter

“A child comes to school as a person, not just as a brain. In order to learn, children have to develop a social attachment to their teachers.” Suzie Nall At Ready Readers we strive to create a relationship between our students and our volunteer readers and instill a passion for reading at a young age. […]

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