Build a Better World by Reading and Doing at the EBPL

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJEast Brunswick Public Library (2 Jean Walling Civic Center) hosts its first ever "Reading To Action" program for teens and adults, combining a book discussion group with a related community service project.

Taking a cue from the summer reading theme "Build A Better World," the project is focusing on the environment.

The library will be hosting a book discussion at 7 pm on Wednesday, July 26 about Unstoppable: Harnessing Science to Change the World by science educator and television host Bill Nye.

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Unstoppable supports the argument that the environmental issues of today are not as insurmountable as they seem and that society can work together to build a healthier, cleaner, and smarter world.

For the second part of this program, the library will be leading a park cleanup at Heavenly Farms Park (440 Dunhams Corner Road) on Saturday, July 29 from 10 am to 4 pm. Following the cleanup, volunteers can play volleyball at the park.

The “Reading To Action” program is co-sponsored by the Friends of the East Brunswick Environmental Commission.

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