Emanuel’s office announced ahead of the holiday last week that both he and Chicago Bears star Israel Idonije will jump into Lake Michigan as part of the Chicago Polar Plunge so long as the city’s children read at least 2 million books over the summer by participating in the “Rahm’s Readers” program. Rahm Emanuel’s Polar Plunge, Huffington Post
Going to ALA?
I am headed to Chicago!
You can find me:
- On twitter @megreads
- GLBT Round Table events
- At some of the fun parties Kate mentioned
- Standing in line for coffee
If you are a public librarian, school librarian, teacher, or just someone who cares about our youth. This episode is mandatory listening.