Holiday Kids’ Book Drive

2016-12-05-04-24-49-pmKeep 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 the Christmas Toy Shop to be distributed to children in need for the holidays. You can drop off books at the locations below until Wednesday, December 14 at noon.

Books can be dropped at the Gabber office, 1419 49th St. S., in Gulfport. Other drop-off locations include Rollin’ Oats Cafe, 2842 Dr. Martin Luther King St. N., Black Crow Coffee, 722 2nd St. N., and St. Petersburg Shuffle, 559 Mirror Lake Dr. N.  Click here for more info.

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

Thank you for giving the gift of books this holiday season! Read and Write on!


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