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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

NHR students hold the number 600 to celebrate 600 students

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.

NHR Staff Help Build Book Box for Scantlebury Park

volunteers with a book box

NHR staff joined other volunteers at Make Haven for the Help Your Shelves Build Day, where they constructed a new book box for Scantlebury Park!

Save the Date: Pre-Summer Teacher Open House

Back Room of the Book Bank

Teachers, mark your calendars for the Pre-Summer Teacher Open House on Saturday June 8th and Sunday June 9th! This is an opportunity to get free summer reading books for your students. Light refreshments will be available. We hope… Read More

April Recess Hours

New Haven Reads will be closed for tutoring Monday, April 15 to Saturday, April 20. During this time, the Book Bank will be open Monday, April 15 to Friday, April 19 from 12pm-4pm.

Celebrate Read Across America Day on March 2!

NHR student reads Dr. Seuss' Green Eggs and Ham.

This Saturday is Read Across America Day, a nationwide celebration that takes place annually on March 2nd, Dr. Seuss’ birthday. Check out this awesome slideshow featuring the ways we’ve celebrated over the years here at NHR! Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! 

February Recess Announcement

Snowflake pattern on light blue background.

February Recess begins on Monday, February 18 and ends on Saturday, February 23. During this time there will be NO tutoring and the Book Bank will have shorter hours. New Haven Reads will resume normal hours on Monday, February 25.