There are four ways to be a part of Connected Stories!

 Read •  Purchase • Donate • Volunteer

Find the way you can join in this summer and connect your story to a child at TML to encourage a love of reading!

1. Read to Children

Join us on Fridays in June and July to share a story with a small group of children at TML: Overtown.

Reading times are available from 9:45-10:15am and 1:30pm-2:00pm.

Sign Up Here

Please note that there are multiple slots per day. Click on the small right arrow next to Jun 2018 to view July’s dates.

You will be directed to SignUp Genius, this site has ads (please disregard). 

Come Prepared!

View our Reading Tips page below, click to enlarge

adapted from http://www.readingrockets.org/article/hints-how-read-aloud-group 

2. Purchase Books

We’ve created a list of books we would like to add to our TML: Overtown and West Homestead site libraries. Take a look at our list and considering purchasing one or more for our children to enjoy!

SHIPPING NOTE: Be sure you choose Touching Miami with Love’s address from the “Other Addresses” listing at Checkout.

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3. Volunteer

Join us to help sort books, help with event day set-up, provide dessert for event day, and more.

 

4. Donate Books

We welcome your gently used children’s books. Whether you clean out your bookshelves or host a drive and collect children’s books from friends and family, we ask that you follow our guidelines for book donations.