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Our Staff Team Created a Video to Say Hi to Our Students!

Hello New Haven Reads students!  Our team at NHR is thinking of you and wanted to say hello and encourage you to keep on reading! We hope that you enjoy our video and we can’t wait to see… Read More

A note from Executive Director Kirsten Levinsohn

Dear NHR Family, The Coronavirus is impacting our lives in ways that we could never have imagined a few weeks ago. I hope that you and your families are managing well. Because of the current circumstances, we cannot… Read More

New Haven Reads closed from Friday, March 13, 2020 due to Coronavirus concerns

In line with New Haven Public Schools, New Haven Reads will be closed until further notice from Friday, March 13, 2020 due to concerns related to the coronavirus/COVID-19. All four locations will be closed and there will be… Read More

Parents: Please write a letter of support for NHR

Dear Parents, We need your help! As you may have heard, New Haven Reads is not receiving our full funding from the State of CT. This means there is a big gap in our budget so we are… Read More

NHR Update Re: Corona Virus

Hello, You are no doubt well-aware of the concern of the Coronavirus spreading to New Haven.  We want you to know that here at NHR, we are bumping up our usual cleaning procedures by trying to disinfect each reading station… Read More

Read Across America

Reads Across America

Read Across America is an initiative on reading created by the National Education Association that began in 1997. One part of the project is National Read Across America Day, an observance in the United States, held on the school day… Read More

Why we’re thankful

With Thanksgiving ahead, we’re thinking more than usual about the many reasons we’re grateful.

A glimpse of great potential

Support New Haven Reads this holiday season to spread the joy and power of reading!

Right on target

We’ve partnered with Target Circle this holiday season to spread the joy and power of reading with each shopping trip.

The buzz about the Bee

Community members came together Oct. 25, 2019, to conquer tough words, compete for Spelling Bee victory, and raise $34,000 for reading!