Read for the Record 2023 Virtual Programming

Join us for our full line-up of events and resources as part of our
virtual Read for the Record celebration!

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2023 Read for the Record Panel Discussion

“The Importance of Inclusive and Diverse Literature for Young Children.”

Jumpstart and the LA Central Library hosts a Read for the Record Panel to hold an important conversation on the essential role of diverse books in children’s early learning.

Read for the Record Q&A with Author, Jenny Torres Sanchez 

Hear from Jumpstart CEO Naila Bolus and With Lots of Love author, Jenny Torres Sanchez.

Community Reading of With Lots of Love (Coming Soon!)

A reading compilation by our 
Read for the Record Literacy Champions and Jumpstart Alumni including:
Nigel Barker
Monique Coleman
Yaya DaCosta
Bobbito Garcia
aka Kool Bob Love

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Virtual Reading with the Author (English)

Follow along as author Jenny Torres Sanchez reads With Lots of Love

Lectura Virtual con la Autora (Español)

Seguenos mientras la autora Jenny Torres Sanchez lee Con mucho amor  

Diverse Books for all Coalition Webinar

2023 Diverse Books for Young Children Webinar
and Contributing to the Landscape of Diverse Books for Young Children

LEGO reading of With Lots of Love 

Read this year’s Read for the Record book selection, With Lots of Love with our sponsors, LEGO!

Lectura de el libro, Con mucho Amor con LEGO 

Le Con mucho amor con nuestros sponsors, LEGO!

Read for the Record Playlist

Dance to some jams while you are at your Read for the Record Celebration!

Together, we can help all children build the key language and literacy skills they need to take on the world.

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