3rd Annual Grand Reading Jamboree

The Jamboree is Postponed. Watch this space for updates on when it will be rescheduled.

At Schenectady High School


12 pm - 4 pm

Enter through the Plaza parking lot John Sayles Fine Arts door.

Free Admission

 Free Food for all participants!

Activities with Schenectady Public Library


Meet Schenectady High Graduate

Pro Basketball Player and Author

Willie Deane


Free Transportation  will be provided from all of the Elementary Schools

Each child will receive free books

Activities with WMHT


There will be Free Crafts and Activities


Gift Card give away for Adults



Dogs and our bookworm will be there

This event celebrates literacy and shared literacy activities with Schenectady CSD families. Our underlying goal was for the caregivers of these youngsters to witness the importance and joy of reading, and learn some tips on reading and activities to do with their children at home. 

Event Sponsors and Supporters

Presenting Sponsor

The Seymour Fox Memorial Foundation

Leadership Sponsors 

Adirondack Beverages


First New York Federal Credit Union

Neil and Jane Golub



Supporting Sponsors 


Fidelis Care

Friends of the Schenectady County Public Library

Gerald & Bea Hahn

Key Bank

Pioneer Bank

Price Chopper/Market 32 

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Parish

Schenectady County Public Library

Schenectady Federation of Teachers

Turner Construction


Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Parish

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The Reading Is Fun Program

P.O. Box 9437

Schenectady, NY 12309