Lycoming College to host annual Read-In

Lycoming College to host annual Read-In

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Lycoming College's Snowden Library will host its eighth annual Read-In featuring Kathryn Stockett's "The Help" on Saturday, Feb. 25, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event is in partnership with the College's Black History Month Committee.

Groups of up to eight students representing various campus organizations are collecting donations and will read for one-hour intervals during the seven-hour program, which takes place on the library's first floor. Refreshments will be provided by the Office of the Dean of Student Affairs.

All proceeds benefit The Campbell Street Family, Youth & Community Association, Inc.

For more information, contact Alison Gregory, assistant professor and instructional services librarian, at

Founded in 1812 and celebrating its bicentennial during the 2011-12 academic year, Lycoming College is a national liberal arts and sciences school dedicated to the undergraduate education of 1,400 students. It offers 35 academic majors and is recognized as a Tier 1 institution by U.S. News and World Report. Located near the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, Pa., Lycoming is one of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation.

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