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Press Release: Celebrate World Book Day

Nikita Robinson of The Ladies Room on Hott 1075 is inviting the public to read at a nursery, preschool or to a primary 1 class to help celebrate World Book Day 2018.

1,467 books will be delivered to preschools and nursery schools throughout the island in celebration of World Book Day. In addition, a few primary, middle and high school libraries, will be receiving books as well. World Book Day is Nikita's favourite day of the year where the love of literacy is spread from one end of the island to the other by community volunteers.

It's not too late to participate:

There is just 1 preschool available for sponsorship or 60 books to be purchased. There are 12 primary school libraries without book donations. To donate, just go to or call Brown & Co at 279-5443 to purchase your favourite book or books to deposit in book bin for the school of your choice.

Please help me in sending thank-you(s) to our wonderful community sponsors and volunteers that are reading through out the island on Thursday March 1st:

Sponsors: Premier David Burt, Minister Diallo Rabain, Minister Michael Weeks, senator Tinee Furbert, MP Michael Dunkley, Green Family (Hamilton Princess), IML, Smith Technologies, Lindo's, Renaissance Re, Inter-Island Communications, AON, XL Catlin, Validus Re, MWI community Mental Health Services Dept, Options Electrical Limited, Southampton Parish Council, Paynter's Towing, Lifestyle Co. Ltd, One Communications, Youth Net, Hunt's Food & Supplies, Ocean Interiors, The Continental Society of Bermuda, The Dowling Family, Smith Family, JEMMS — Juanette Spencer, Evelyn Paynter, Maryann Morales, Millicent Minors and Shameika Outerbridge, Kleita Pitcher, Traci Burgess, Yolanda Ming,

8:30am Minister Michael Weeks — Creative Touch Home Preschool

9:00am Dowling Family — Heron Bay Primary — in memory of Dorothy Dowling

9:00am Minister Jamahl Simmons — Lagoon Park Preschool

9:00am Norma Wade-Miller — Seasons Learning Centre

10:00am Premier David Burt — Tender Care Nursery

10:00am Saltus Primary 6 students — Kiddie Academy

10:30am MP Michael Dunkley — Happy Valley Child Care Centre

10:30am Smith family — Lyceum Preschool in memory of Ruth Smith

10:30am Youth Net — Victor Scott Preschool

2:45pm RenaissanceRe — Devonshire Pre-school

3:30pm Inter-Island Communications — First Church of God

(Feb 28th) 1-1:30pm The Continental Society of Bermuda — Northlands Primary School

If you are interested in purchasing books contact Brown & co 279-5443. Interested in reading contact Nikita@hott1075bermuda.com or just call the school nearest you to participate. Thank-you for helping celebrate world book day!

Nikita Robinson with a group of eager readers during the World Book Day 2016 (File photograph)

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Published February 28, 2018 at 12:00 pm (Updated February 28, 2018 at 12:00 pm)

Press Release: Celebrate World Book Day

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