Be READy Rover


The Be READy Rover is a bookmobile dedicated to the promotion of reading readiness in young children, lending books, educational toys, materials, and activities, as well as providing training in early literacy practices, to HOME CHILDCARE PROVIDERS. The monthly visits are FREE, and include storytime and access to all library resources.

The Be READy Rover is a new service provided by the Library System of Lancaster County, in conjunction with S.A.I.L. (Systems Aligned In Learning), a Collective Impact Partnership powered by United Way of Lancaster County. SAIL is made up of Luthercare for Kids, the Library System of Lancaster County, COBYS Family Services and Lancaster General Hospital..

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Polka Dot Powerhouse is an International and totally unique connection company. Their mission is to connect the world’s most positive, action-forward women, to build lifelong friendships and business  relationships.

The Lancaster Chapter of Polka Dot Powerhouse was founded in August 2017 by Managing Director Nicole Lewis-Keeber. The chapter currently has 49 members representing many different categories of business.

Every year the Lancaster chapter participates in the Dream Drive initiative where they pick a local charity and gather donations to support the organization. The 2018 recipient is the Lancaster County Library System.

From left to right; Nicole Lewis-Keeber (Polkadot Power House Managing Director), Christina Diehl (LSLC Board President), Mary Benson (Early Literacy Outreach Specialist) and Jackie Orth (Polkadot Power House New Member Support )


Contact: Mary Benson, Early Literacy Outreach Specialist
717-207-0500, ext. 1201.


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