Stay Home and Read a Book Ball 2019

oin the fun with our Stay-at-Home host, award-winning picture book author and illustrator SHANE EVANS!
  • June 8, 2019 at 8:00 am
  • Open

The non-event for libraries and literacy.

Saturday, June 8 is the annual Stay Home and Read a Book Ball, a virtual fundraiser for Johnson County Library. Funds raised from this year’s event support the Library’s Summer Reading program. We need your help –  $25 buys 5 books for the kids!

Shane Evans, local author and illustrator, is our Honorary Author Host and will be doing a LIVE Q & A for one hour on Saturday! Stay tuned for details and join us on FB to ask Shane a question!

Here’s what to do on social media:

Share the event. Here are some instructions for Facebook:
• Go to the Johnson County Library Foundation page.
• Click on events in the left column.
• Find the “Stay Home and Read a Book Ball”
• Click: you are “interested” or “going.”
• Share the page
• Invite friends specifically if you’d like
• Encourage people in your networks to make a donation:

Take the next step and share what you are reading!
• Take a photo/video and post to Facebook!
o What are reading?
o Where are you reading? In a hammock, by the pool, at a park or on vacation?
o Who are you reading with — furry friends, kids, your book group or just time to yourself?
• Tag @jocolibrary, @jclfoundation
• We will monitor posts and share them!

On Twitter tag @jocolibrary and @jclfoundation
Tag #JoCoBookBall on Twitter and Instagram

Thank you for your continued support!

Your investment in Johnson County Library generates a 300% return.

During this difficult time in our community, the Johnson County Library Foundation is as committed as ever to supporting our partners at Johnson County Library. You can follow progress and get updates on the Library’s COVID-19 responses here.