Keep St. Pete Lit is looking for donations of new (please shop at our local independent bookstores) and gently-used children’s and young adult books. We will collect the books donated and bring them to the Christmas Toy Shop to be distributed to children in need for the holidays. You can drop off books at the locations below until Tuesday, December 12 at noon.
Drop-off locations include:
Rollin’ Oats Cafe, 2842 Dr. Martin Luther King St. N.
The Gabber Newspaper, 1419 49th St. S., in Gulfport
Black Crow Coffee, 722 2nd St. N.
Daddy Kool Records, 666 Central Ave.
St. Petersburg Shuffle, 559 Mirror Lake Dr. N.
The Christmas Toy Shop Project is a non-profit, all-volunteer organization with the goal of providing both new and refurbished toys to less fortunate children in South Pinellas County. Since originating in 1921 the Christmas Toys Shop has served thousands of families in need. For more information about the organization, visit christmastoyshop.org.
Thank you for giving the gift of reading this holiday season! Read and Write on!