Events

Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2017

We are delighted and honored to share with you that Library4all was nominated by the Greek IBBY National Section – Circle of the Greek Children’s Book for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA). We would like to express our gratitude for this opportunity to compete on an international level with personalities and organizations from all over the world and most importantly to promote our efforts for the fostering of the love of reading in the schools of our country. The responsibility that falls on our shoulders is big, and we believe that everyone will support the Greek candidates in...

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The online magazine “O Anagnostis” supports Library4all

We want to express our gratitude to the Editorial Committee of “Anagnostis” for their generous offer of 298 new books. Every year, writers, illustrators and publishers send their books to the critics’ association in charge of the magazine’s annual awards. In turn, “Anagnostis” distributes the collected books to non-profits in support of their important work.  Thank you “Anagnostis” and we hope that we collaborate again in the...

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A moving meet-up

 A few months ago, we received a message from a member of the school board of the first primary school in Vrilissia, who was looking to donate the books gathered at their school bazaar to an Athens-based school in need. We immediately contacted the 20th primary school of Athens and brought them together. “Today, organizing this bookdrive, we had the chance to instill in our kids the value of solidarity and social conciousness. Cultivating the meaning of generosity and kindness, we had the pleasure to contact a previously uknown to us school. We were happily surprised by the visit of...

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A heart-warming event

The “Free Expression of Women of Vrilissia” in cooperation with Library4all successfully organized a heart-warming event on Friday 15th of April at 6.30 p.m. in N. Eggonopoulos hall (at M. Theodorakis park). The response of the locals -who showed up bringing many bags overflowing with books- was very touching. Three hundred books were gathered and are on their way to their new homes. The Free Expression of Women honoured Eleni Geroulanou, the teacher, author, and founding member of Library4all for her substantial contribution to educating kids in Greece through children’s...

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The Kantas Schools support Library4all

We express our gratitude to the parents, students and teachers of the Kantas Schools who responded to the call of the “Free Expression of Women of Vrilissia”to support our endeavors, collecting books for school libraries across the...

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An inspiring initiative

 A while ago, Vlassis, a dear friend of Library4all, expressed how much he wanted to associate his daughter’s baptism with a good cause. He and his wife asked their guests to offer children’s books instead of gifts in order to support our mission. We wish little Georgia all the best and we thank her family for their generous...

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