Special Event Details

Summer BreakSpot Ambassador Program

Dates: 6/17/2019 - 7/22/2019

The Summer BreakSpot program provides nutritious meals at no cost to children 18 and under while school is out for the summer. Many meal sites are located at places like parks, libraries and churches and offer breakfasts, lunches, snacks or supper.

Summer BreakSpot Ambassadors will provide enrichment activities including:

  • Read a book aloud to the children
  • Promote the community library and literacy resources already at the site
  • Encourage children to participate in the Broward Libraries “A Universe of Stories” summer reading program
Ambassador Schedule – Times vary based on site locations and dates
  • 10 Minutes – Welcome & Introductions
  • 20 Minutes – Read Aloud
  • 10 Minutes – Promote Summer Reading Program
Book Title - Author - Theme
No Grades, No Play Ray Shipman Perseverance, Balance
Puddle Bugs: A Leaky Fire Hydrant Peter Mercatanti and Tim Sramowicz Teamwork, Problem Solving, Adventure
I Am Neil Armstrong Brad Meltzer Perseverance, Bravery, Heroes
The Recess Queen Alexis O'Neill Bullying, Kindness, Friendship
Unwind, Up, Up, and Away Christopher Gates Mindfulness, Emotions, Well-Being