Imagination Library Supports Area Literacy

United Way Trying To Expand Local Program

Posted: February 15, 2014 at 5 a.m.

Julie Petree, manager of marketing and communications for United Way of Northwest Arkansas, reads Corduroy Goes to The Doctor by Don Freeman to her daughter, Wren, 22 months, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at their home in Rogers. Wren receives a book a month through the Dolly Parton Imagination Library, a programs sponsored by the United Way of Northwest Arkansas.

Haylee Meagher of Bella Vista said her twin sons love to run with her to the mailbox and check the mail, hoping there is a book waiting for them.

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