Welcoming Library

I’m Your Neighbor Welcoming Library

Posted by on Jun 19, 2017 in I'm Your Neighbor News, Welcoming Library | 3 comments

I’m Your Neighbor Welcoming Library

  The I’m Your Neighbor Welcoming Library is a portable book collection and display of acclaimed picture books featuring the immigrant, refugee, or “new arrival” experience. This pilot traveling library will be made available to Maine school and public libraries for monthly loan starting in September 2017. Given the national conversation about immigration, the I’m Your Neighbor Welcoming Library seeks to raise awareness and build sensitivity for all ages through children’s literature. “The true meeting takes place when the book opens, and a stranger reads about —...

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