550 Books a Month!

“The single most significant factor influencing a child’s early educational success is an introduction to books and being read to at home prior to beginning school.”  National Commission on Reading, 1985


This is where Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library and United Way of Central Kansas come in. Thanks to generous community support, UWCK is able to provide FREE books to children age 0-5 throughout Barton and Pawnee Counties. In fact, more than 550 books are being mailed out this month through Dolly Parton's Imagination Library! Here's the breakdown: Pawnee Heights-20, Otis-11, Hoisington-77, Great Bend-280, Ellinwood-62, and Larned-101.


Have you signed up yet? Visit your local library to get free books delivered monthly to children age 0-5.