Children’s Book Fair Supports South Bend Reading Program: Ongoing

picture of children's books and a computerPurchase books for kids on your holiday shopping list and help support a South Bend reading program at the same time. This year, LNDSMC is partnering with Usborne Books & More and Read Baby Read for a Children’s Book Fair, available on-site at the Holiday Tea on Dec. 8.

A varied selection of books will be on display and available for purchase at the tea and also through an online shopping link until Dec. 9, 2019.

Usborne Books & More offers books for babies through middle-schoolers. All books purchased will generate a 50% match in free books that will be donated to the Read Baby Read bilingual storytime program in South Bend.

Those who can’t attend the tea or wish to shop later can still support the program. Online shopping is available, and all books purchased at the link also will result in a 50 percent match in free books to Read Baby Read. The online link is

You may also join a private Facebook Group where you can see videos of many of our books, get a customized wish list for your family, order online, and ask questions of Maria Guarraci, the Usborne Books & More consultant. The Facebook group link is

The book Fair closes Monday, Dec. 9, 2019.

Email Maria Guarraci ( with any Usborne Children’s Book Fair questions.