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.