Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy seeking new books for Creston Christmas hampers

Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy seeking new books for Creston Christmas hampers

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This Christmas, give the gift of reading by joining the Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy (CBAL) and the Creston Valley Public Library’s annual A Book Under Every Tree campaign.

“We are collecting new books for children, and new or gently used books for adults, for the Christmas hampers packed by the Creston Ministerial Association,” said community literacy co-ordinator Joan Hedstrom.

Donations can be made at the collections boxes are located at Black Bear Books, Kingfisher Used Books, Overwaitea Foods, Extra Foods and the CBAL office. The boxes will be picked up Dec. 11.

“We also invite you to take up a book collection at your workplace.”

To learn more, call Hedstrom at 250-402-3534.