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BHS – LFL Steward Book Pickup

Burnsville High School 600 HIGHWAY 13 E, BURNSVILLE, MN

Register to help load boxes into LFL stewards' vehicles outside at Burnsville High School.  Boxes are preloaded with 100 or so books each. We check off the name and number of boxes as they drive through.  This is ONLY a 30- minute event.  Dress for the weather!

BHS – Book Sorting

Burnsville High School, Room C140 600 E Hwy 13, Burnsville, MN

Register to help count, sort and organize the books we pick up every week from our partners.

St. Paul – Safe Summer Nights

Bridge View School & St. Paul School District Office 340 Colborne St., St. Paul, MN

Come join the fun as TFBB once again partners with the St. Paul Police at their Safe Summer Nights event.  There will be food, fun, community partners, police and fire depts to connect with and of course, TFBB will be giving loads of books to children! This event is focused on special needs children. SetContinue reading "St. Paul – Safe Summer Nights"

Burnsville – Party on the Plaza

Nicollet Commons Nicollet Avenue and Hwy 13 area, Burnsville, MN

Join us for a fun time, getting books into children's hands and some great community collaborating at our home city's, Burnsville, community event. Set up is at 3 pm, event starts at 4 pm

BHS – Book Sorting

Burnsville High School, Room C140 600 E Hwy 13, Burnsville, MN

Register to help count, sort and organize the books we pick up every week from our partners.

Medina Neighborhood Community Summer Carnival

Reserve at Medina Neighborhood Heather Drive and Lilium Trail, Medina, MN

Volunteers are needed for this private event for  Medina neighborhood families. We appreciate any amount of time you are able to volunteer! Below are the volunteer spots needed: Tickets - 1 (For any new signups) Silent Auction - 1 Bounce house - 4 (person at entrance/exit for each) Games -4 Set up/tear down - 2

Spring Lake Park – Towers Days

Lakeside Lions Park 7840 Pleasant View Dr, Spring Lake Park, MN

It's time for some outside fun and celebration! Join TFBB as we partner with the Spring Lake Park Lions Club to celebrate Towers Days.  This is a fun, family event featuring kids activities, a craft fair, lumberjack show and of course, Free Books for all children! Set up is at 11, event starts at 12

St. Paul – Vehicle Fair

Linwood Recreation Center 860 St. Clair Ave, St. Paul, MN

Join the fun as we set up at Linwood Rec Center in St. Paul at their Vehicle Fair.  Come help get children of all ages excited about reading and choosing books to take home to fill their home library. Set up at 4, event starts at 5

Mpls – Mpls Career Hiring Expo

Minneapolis Community Education 1250 W Broadway, Minneapollis, MN

Join TFBB as we provide free books to families with children in Mpls.  This is a career fair for people looking for jobs in the Mpls public school district and an opportunity for TFBB to reach children in need of books in their home.

St. Paul – Safe Summer Nights

McDonough Recreation Center 1544 Timberlake Rd, St. Paul, MN

Join TFBB as we partner with the St. Paul Police, St. Paul Park & Rec and many other resources to give kids summer reading, have fun, eat, and mingle as a community. Set up at 4, Event starts at 5

Mpls – Juneteenth celebration

Harrison Rec Center 503 Irving Ave N, Mpls, MN

Come join the fun as we celebrate Juneteenth with families at Harrison Rec Center in Mpls.  There will be games, activities, music and of course, TFBB! Set up is 4:30 pm, event starts at 5::30 pm