Join us for music, games, prizes and of course books. ***More than 10,000 books will be given away at this event.***
Rockville Town Square - 30 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850
July 16th, 2016 Noon-4:00pm
Carolyn Thompson published Washington Literacy Council Shines A Light On Our Community in Blog 2015-06-08 09:57:25 -0400
Washington Literacy Council celebrated the success of their students, teachers and community on Thursday evening.Read more
There were wonderful stories of homeless people who found Washington Literacy Center and were encouraged by their volunteer teachers to persevere.
Andrea Roane was a fabulous emcee, who exuded professionalism and charm.
Community business leaders were recognized for their initiative and tremendous examples of promoting a more literate community.
Carolyn Thompson commented on Over 4,000 Books Received This Week 2015-04-17 05:39:25 -0400It appeared to be a lot of books for 4,000. As it turns out, there were closer to 6,000 books collected at this event.
Carolyn Thompson commented on More Book Donations Keep Coming In 2015-04-01 11:02:26 -0400Jane,
Thank you for bringing this to our attention. This site is new, and I didn’t realize that the page hadn’t been published.
Velocity of Books
1355 Piccard Drive
Rockville, MD 20850
If you make prior arrangements to schedule your drop off, someone can meet you at the loading dock.
Co-founder Velocity of Books
My name is Carolyn. I promote literacy through book collection and distribution. I scout for books. Many of the books we get come from the real estate clients of Real Estate Search and Sale, a real estate company I own, which serves Maryland, Washington DC and Virginai.