Prime Time Family Reading Program

Prime Time, designed for children six to ten and their families, promotes literacy for all Kentuckians.

Storyteller Mary Hamilton reads to participants at Breckenridge Co. Public Library.

Fleming County librarians register families for Prime Time.

Families discover the story together at Prime Time.

Click here to go to photo gallery for more pictures of Prime Time programs.

By this time next year, scores of young Kentuckians will
be reading better and enjoying it more. That's because the
Kentucky Humanities Council, in cooperation with the
Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, is bringing
an award-winning family literacy program to eighteen
Kentucky libraries.

Prime Time Family Reading Time is supported by grants
from the National Endowment for the Humanities and grants
from the Institute of Museum and Library Services through
the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, the
Appalachian Regional Commission, and by contributions from
donors like you.

The application deadline to apply for libraries to host a Prime
Time Family Reading Time Program during the 2015 calendar
year is September 30, 2015. Click here for application form.

For more information, please contact Kathleen Pool at the
Kentucky Humanities Council at 859-257-5932859-257-5932.

Louisiana Endowment for Humanities Prime Time web site

Click here to download the Prime Time Family Reading Time

For Spanish version of the Prime Time Family Reading Time
brochure, click here.

Para la versión
en español delfolleto Prime Time Family
Reading Time,
haga clicaquí.

Click here to download the 'Finding the Humanities in Children's Literature' PDF

Prime Time Family Reading Time Schedule

Madison County Public Library
3/11/15 - 4/22/15
Ari Barron
507 W. Main St., Richmond
Scholar: Karla Willis
Storyteller: Lauri Eiselt
LaRue County Public Library
3/24/15 - 4/28/15
Crystal Packard
201 S. Lincoln Blvd., Hodgenville
Scholar: Joe DeSpain
Storyteller: Kathy Milby

Jessamine County Public Library
4/6/15 - 5/11/15
Julianna Gaddis
600 S. Main St., Nicholasville 859/885-3523
Scholar: Chris Begley
Storyteller: Cynthia Changaris

Nelson County Public Library
4/7/15 - 5/12/15
Alison Davis
318 Center St., New Haven 
Scholar: Katrina Eicher
Storyteller: Anne Foster
Rocky Adkins Public Library
4/14/15 - 5/19/15
Angie Anderson
Main St., Sandy Hook
Scholar: Ed Breschell
Storyteller: Gwenda Johnson

Letcher County Public Library
4/28/15 - 6/2/15
Legina Adams
222 Main St., Whitesburg/

Cowan Elementary School
Scholar: Sandy Holbrook
Storyteller: Nancy Allen

Johnson County Public Library
5/12/15 - 6/16/15
Christy Terry
444 Main St., Paintsville
Scholar: Alan Scott
Storyteller: Christy Cook/Gretta Bayes
Nelson County Public Library
6/9/15 - 7/14/15
Dominique Copeland
201 Cathedral Manor, Bardstown
Scholar: Judy Akers
Storyteller: Cynthia Changaris

Powell County Public Library
4/15/14 - 5/20/14
Mark Wetherington, Jr.
725 Breckinridge St., Stanton
Scholar: Stephen Bowling
Storyteller: Mary Hamilton
Breathitt County Public Library
5/1/14 - 6/5/14
Susan Pugh
1024 College Ave., Jackson
Scholar: Stephen D. Bowling
Storyteller: Misty Combs
Louisville Free Public Library
- Highlands/Shelby Park Branch

8/19/15 - 9/23/15
Magen Lee
1250 Bardstown Rd., Louisville
Scholar: Jay Stottman
Storyteller: Cynthia Changaris

Martin County Public Library
9/1/15 - 10/6/15
Deborah Hinkle/Tammy Jones
180 E. Main St., Inez
Scholar: Brigitte Anderson
Storyteller: Georgia Anderson
Louisville Free Public Library - Shawnee Branch
10/5/15 - 11/9/15
Katy Grant
3912 W. Broadway, Louisville
Scholar: Katrina Eicher
Storyteller: Yolantha Pace
Gallatin County Public Library
10/12/15 - 11/16/15
Shirley Warnick
209 W. Market St., Warsaw
Scholar: Jacquelene Mylor
Storyteller: John "Spike" Wright

Garrard County Public Library
10/13/15 - 11/17/15

Laura McWilliams

101 Lexington St., Lancaster
Scholar: Gwynn Henderson
Storyteller: Yolantha Pace

Louisville Free Public Library
- Okolona Branch

11/3/15 - 12/8/15
Damera Blincoe
7709 Preston Hwy., Louisville
Scholar: Kimberly Curry
Storyteller: Cynthia Changaris

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