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2022 – 2023 Field Trips

THEY’RE BACK!   ATTENTION TEACHERS: 2022-23 IN-PERSON field trips are here! New Haven Reads offers field trips for Pre-K through 5th grade classes in the Greater New Haven area. Students will have an opportunity to choose 5 free… Read More

Calling all teachers!

Summer Teacher Open House! This Saturday, May 21st.

NHR Community Book Bank is now open 5 days a week!

We are ecstatic to have our Community Book Bank at 45 Bristol St. open five days a week! We recently spoke to our Book Bank Director Victoria about what procedures and safety measures were put into opening the… Read More

NHR Community Book Bank

With the coronavirus numbers in Connecticut rising, we have decided to close our Community Book Bank for the safety of our staff, volunteers, and book bank visitors. We will be closed through the end of 2020 and will… Read More

Exciting News

There are two ways that you can help us!   Volunteer! We need volunteers to collect books from our Book Bank and distribute the books at the meal distribution locations in New Haven. Training, masks, and gloves will… Read More

Summer Recess Hours

Summer Recess is August 12th-September 1st. During this time there will be no tutoring and the Book Bank will have modified hours.

Looking Back: A Year in Review

This week we’re celebrating our community’s accomplishments by taking a look back at highlights from the 2018-2019 school year.

Register Today for the Teacher Open House!

Shelves full of books line the walls of the NHR Book Bank.

Don’t miss the Biannual Teacher Open House on Saturday, June 8th and Sunday, June 9th! Come select unlimited FREE books for your students for summer reading!

“Books are the best!”: Field Trips at NHR

100th field trip

Check out these adorable thank you cards from Mrs. Reynold’s 2nd grade class at Quinnipiac STEM!

The Impact of Books

Two full bookcases

This week’s post is short, but for all of us at NHR, incredibly moving. This letter came to us from a book bin in Fair Haven that gets free books from NHR. We believe it is proof of the incredible power of literacy, community, and our mission.