Garden City Schools Offer Book Mobile

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Starting Monday, June 4th, the Books on the Bus program,better known as B.O.B., will start to visit various sites in Garden City. The Bookmobile’s last scheduled visit will be held on July 26, 2012. The Bookmobile will not visit the community July 2nd – 6th.

 

B.O.B. is a traveling bus that bringsbooks to various locations in Garden City during the summer.  The busvisits the community Mondays through Thursdays during June and July.  Thegoal of B.O.B. is to increase reading skills by getting books into the hands ofchildren.

 

The Kids Meals on Wheels Bus will be accompanying B.O.B. during thesummer.  Sack lunches will be provided for those 18 and younger as part ofthe Summer Food Service Program. All meals must be eaten on site.  Adultswishing to eat with their child can purchase a lunch for $3.00.

 

The sites that the Bookmobile will visit include: Lee Richardson Zoo,312 E. Finnup Drive, from 10:15 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.; Ayala Park, 216 N. Taylor,from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. and the Public Swimming Pool, in Finnup Park,from 12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. on Mondays. 

 

B.O.B. will visit East Garden Village,4101 E. Hwy. 50, from 10:15 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.; Towns Riverview South, from11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. and the Public Swimming Pool, in Finnup Park,from 12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. on Tuesdays.

 

B.O.B. will visit Lee Richardson Zoo, 312 E. Finnup Drive, from 10:15a.m. to 11:00 a.m.; Ayala Park, 216 N. Taylor, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.and the Public Swimming Pool, in Finnup Park, from 12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. onWednesdays.

 

B.O.B. will visit Farmland Road from 10:15 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.; H&HTrailer Park, 4170 E. Hwy 50, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. and the PublicSwimming Pool, in Finnup Park, from 12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. on Thursdays.

 

The Garden City Public Schools website has all the times and locationsof where the Bookmobile and Kids Meals on Wheels buses will be scheduled tovisit. The schedules are located under the calendar section of thewebsite.  The website address is www.gckschools.com.