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Sponsor a Child
The cost is approximately $5.25 per child per month or $63 annually.

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a 60 volume set of books. Each month a new, carefully selected book will be mailed in your child’s name directly to your home. You must be a resident of Selkirk. There is no cost or obligation to your family.

Imagination Library

What is the Selkirk Imagination Library?

The Selkirk Imagination Library is a program that provides children under age 5 with a free, age appropriate book every month until the child turns five.

What are the benefits?
· Promotes and encourages a love of reading among children
· Helps ensure that children enter kindergarten with a strong ability to read and an eagerness to learn
· Strengthens the literacy level of your community
· Promotes parent-child interaction and bonding
· Provides FREE, high-quality, age-appropriate books to children

A child’s eligibility for the program depends ONLY on:
· Child’s age (between the ages of 0 – 5)
· Lives in the City of Selkirk

2014 Red River Run

October 25th, 2014 12:00 pm
Our run is Halloween themed, so we are encouraging all participants to dress up! A barbeque will follow the event. This is a walker / family friendly event. All ages are welcome to participate.

Giving The Gift Of Literacy

Sponsor a Child

While the Dollywood Foundation manages the book and mailing system, and covers all administrative and overhead costs of The Imagination Library, the Selkirk Imagination Library Committee manages the program locally.  

The cost is approximately $5.25 per child per month or $63 annually.  Your generous donation will help ensure that all children aged 0-5 in the City of Selkirk can receive free books to help them develop an interest in books and reading at an early age. Receipts will be issued for all donations.

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Current sponsors of the Selkirk Imagination Library:

Diamond Sponsors ($3000)
 · Nova House (in-kind)
 · Selkirk & District Foundation

Gold Sponsor ($2000)

Silver Sponsors ($1000)
 · Youth in Philanthropy (Lord Selkirk Regional Comprehensive Secondary School)
 · Selkirk Rotary Club
 · Private Donation

Bronze Sponsors ($500)
 · Can Du Maintenance & Renovations
 · Family Connections Coalition
 · Mac’s Convenience Store
 · Manitoba Reading Association
 · Reading Council of Greater Winnipeg
 · Royal Canadian Legion (Selkirk)

 · ABM Concrete
 · Army & Navy Legion
 · Evan Kreutzer Real Estate Service
 · Knights of Columbus
 · Re-Nu Cleaners
 · Roxie’s
 · Steel City Physiotherapy
 · Ventair Industries
 · Private donations