Fox Valley Reading Council

llinois Reading Council Affiliate

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Winter 2017

Please fill out our quick Fox Valley Reading Council Members Survey below. We need your thoughts and feedback!

App it! FREE Winter Event! RSVP below.

Saturday, Feb. 4th, 8:30-11:30am

3S600 Herrick Rd

Warrenville, IL

App it! Apps and websites for the literacy-based classroom featuring Beth Herrig and Moira Arzich from IPSD #204, Naperville. This workshop will demonstrate apps and websites that have been tested in their classrooms from reading improvement (small group) to regular education (whole group). They will share resources and examples through photos and video, allowing time to explore and work collaboratively. (K-9)

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

President's Message

Welcome to 2017! Two of our very own FVRC members will be presenting at our Winter Event, App It! Please join us for a FREE morning of breakfast and learning with Beth Herrig and Moira Arzich from Naperville Indian Prairie School District #204. We'll raffle two Kindle Fires, plus door prizes! Bring a friend or colleague and join the fun!

For our community project we collect Books for Babies at all our events and donate to families of newborns. Parents can enjoy reading to their babies at Northwestern Delnor Hospital in Geneva, and Rush Copley Medicine in Aurora. Help us support literacy for newborn families!

  • Book donations may be purchased at our FVRC Winter Event through Usborne Books, for your convenience.

For our International Global Pencil Project, we collect $1.00 or pencils at all our events.

  • Donate $1.00 or bring pencils to donate to foster literacy around the world.

Mark your calendars! Our Spring Event will be Saturday April 8, 2017, and feature Sunday Cummins. More to follow !

FVRC Members Survey! Please take a moment, scroll down, and complete our short survey. Then click on the blue SUBMIT button. We would love to hear your feedback and suggestions.

Thank you!

Bobette Dodson

FVRC Co-president

FVRC Family Reading Night, November 2016

Meet the FVRC 2016-2017 Board of Directors


The mission of the FVRC is to promote lifelong learning, literacy development and the love of reading through professional development, collegial collaboration and community outreach.

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