The First Annual Grassroot Givers Little Free Library Walkathon will take place on Saturday, April 29, starting and ending in the Thomas O'Brien Academy of Science and Technology parking lot at 94 Delaware Ave in Albany (right next to Lincoln Park). Registration begins at 10am and the walk will begin at 11am, covering approximately 2 miles.
Registration will be $10 per person, but pledges of $5 per mile (or other monetary contributions) are also welcome. A $50 gift card to I Love Books in Delmar will be awarded to whoever raises the most money from pledges.
At the event participants will visit several of Grassroot Givers Little Free Libraries and get a tour of Grassroot Givers' unique facility in 2 former swimming pools. The 2016 Albany Tulip Queen and her court will present on their own literacy initiatives. All proceeds will benefit Grassroot Givers' programs, promoting literacy throughout the Capital Region.
Event times and information subject to change and not guaranteed.
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