The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends reading to children starting from birth. See the articles below about the benefits of reading early to children.

NYtimes: Pediatrics group to recommend reading aloud to children from birth

AAP News: Parents who read to their children nurture more than literacy skills

Are you interested in volunteering with Books Before Bed? Volunteers can assist with set up and sign-in, reading to kids, or help with the parent discussion group.

Please click here to submit a volunteer application, or contact Diane Iverson at with any questions.

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CCJ IS our volunteers!
Thank you so much.
Want to join them?

Would you like to donate to Books Before Bed?

We could always use these items:

-New or gently used children's books
-Preschool children's socks
-$20.00 gas cards
-Wet wipes

Donations may be sent to CCJ: 505 West Gurley Street, Prescott, AZ 86301. Thanks for making our little corner of the world a better place!

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