#Imagination Library

500,000 books have made it to children in Onslow County

ONSLOW COUNTY, N.C. (WNCT) — Have you ever tried to build your own personal library? Well, children in Onslow County are proving to do just that after hitting a new milestone. They truly are mini-libraries and now with the help of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, more than 500,000 books have made it through to Onslow […]
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F&M Bank & Old Dominion Realty Announce Collaboration and Community Challenge to Support Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

TIMBERVILLE, VA., December 8, 2021 — F&M Bank Corp. (OTCQX:FMBM), holding company for F&M Bank, and Old Dominion Realty are excited to collaborate on supporting Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library (DPIL). DPIL is a monthly book gifting program that mails free, high-quality books to children, ages 5 and under, currently residing in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. This new initiative set forth locally by The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County intends to create excitement about reading and build literacy for local youth.

Empower London Foundation Teams Up with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in New Round of Charity Partnerships

Empower London Foundation Teams Up with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in New Round of Charity Partnerships. In an ambitious funding plan, Empower London Foundation has announced a new round of charity partnerships, teaming up with four new charities—including Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library—that will be recipients of funds raised at their upcoming The London Festival.
Kankakee Daily Journal

Mary Clark

BOURBONNAIS — Mary L. Clark, 81, passed away Saturday (Dec. 4, 2021) at her home in Bourbonnais. She was born June 12, 1940, in Rockford, the daughter of Erwin and Clara (Hedberg) Strommer. Mary married William Clark on June 6, 1964, in Rockford. Mary was a devoted wife, mom,...

Dolly Parton book program to mail books to county children

Lowcountry Community Church (LCC) is teaming with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in a partnership that will send free books to the homes of Beaufort County children up to 5 years old. “This is our Christmas gift to our community – and it’s the gift that keeps on giving,” said Jason...

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library providing young children with books

BOWLING GREEN Ky.-The Warren County School District wants to remind families of a service to get books regardless of family income. Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a service that mails free high-quality books to children from birth to age 5. The goal of the district is to get books to the children as early as possible for early development.

Deadline extended on auction to benefit Imagination Library

The “Very Merry Christmas Auction” online auction has been extended through this Friday, December 10th. New items have been added to the website at Bid on great one-of-a-kind trees that were designed by Stevensville businesses, gift baskets, mystery items, wine cork pull, handmade ornaments, custom made stockings, and dinner with Santa!
The News

WRHS and United Way of North Central Arkansas partner to provide books

White River Health System (WRHS) is happy to be partnering with United Way of North Central Arkansas to provide free books to all children born at White River Medical Center (WRMC) through Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library (DPIL). The Imagination Library program is dedicated to inspiring a love of reading by...

Iconic Locale: Imagination Library selling pewter Big Dipper ornaments

Imagination Library of Daviess County has released its 17th Christmas ornament, with Owensboro landmark restaurant Big Dipper featured. Each year, Imagination Library releases an Owensboro- or Daviess County-themed ornament that features a landmark synonymous to the area. Last year, Gabe’s Tower joined the list of iconic sites, with the RiverPark Center and Glover Cary Bridge among the landmarks previously featured.

Christmas Forest opens at Cookeville History Museum

COOKEVILLE – The first day of December was a celebration of Christmas trees in Cookeville. Cookeville History Museum opened its 6th annual Christmas Forest exhibit – the largest to date with 18 trees – prior to the 7th annual Christmas Tree-Lighting and Celebration Service at Dogwood Park, next to the museum. The Christmas Forest is an exhibit of trees decorated by local non-profit clubs and civic organizations.
Hammond Daily Star

Books can come monthly in mail to children

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library will mail a book to children each month in St. Helena Parish thanks to funding from DEMCO in a program administered by Volunteers of America. DEMCO vice president of marketing and member services David Latona read the book “Stormy Night” to the children and guests...

Imagination Library of Colorado launches statewide expansion

When last we saw Republican former state Sen. Jack Tate, he was headed off to his hometown of Nashville, Tenn., to help manage a nonprofit called Project Return and take care of his mother. But longing to come home to his Colorado family, he’s now managing another nonprofit that he had a hand in setting up while a lawmaker: the Imagination Library of Colorado. That new project, however, also keeps him tied to his hometown through its founder, country music superstar Dolly Parton of Nashville. ...

Dolly Parton Talks About Her ‘Addiction’

Dolly Parton has been the queen of country music for many years. Many country singers mention Parton when they talk about celebrities they look up to. One thing you might be surprised to learn is that the singer says she has an “addiction.” Here’s what she revealed she can’t get enough of.
Escanaba Daily Press

Rotary makes donation to United Way

The Escanaba Rotary Club recently made a $1,000 donation to the United Way for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. Shown are Jeff Slagstad of the Escanaba Rotary Club and Julie Mallard of the United Way of Delta County.