Annual Gift of Reading

Make a difference in your local community this holiday season!


36th Gift of Reading


Donate new, unwrapped books to BCLS for our 36th annual Gift of Reading Program! These donations will be used to gift families and children books to read for the holidays. The library will also use monetary donations to purchase carefully selected titles of books and create holiday gift baskets for those in need at local area organizations.

Where to drop off:

Drop off books and monetary donations at any BCLS branch. 

Drop-offs will also be accepted at the Literacy Council of Bay County Headquarters at 1008 S. Wenona Ave., Bay City, MI 48706.

Please make checks payable to:
Bay County Library System Gift of Reading

For questions and additional information, contact Jolene Faber: | (989) 894-2837 Ext. 2225