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River Grove elementary holds school-wide book swap in order to reduce waste and encourage reading

PMG PHOTO: CLAIRE HOLLEY - Students brought books of various genres and reading levels to share with their classmates.River Grove elementary students had a chance to take home some new reads, thanks to the school's annual Book Swap. PMG PHOTO: CLAIRE HOLLEY - River Grove elementary students with their newly swapped books.

Students brought in their books at the beginning of last week. On Friday, May 24 River Grove teachers set up the gym like a book store, and students perused the gym and selected "new" books to take home. PMG PHOTO: CLAIRE HOLLEY - Students received tickets to use to buy their new books.

The Book Swap allows River Grove students to reduce waste and encourages reading outside of school.

— Claire Holley

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