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Imagination Library of Louisville helping families during the pandemic

July 30, 2020

Keeping kids busy during the coronavirus pandemic has been tough for parents.  A free book every month can help.

Dolly Parton reads Imagination Library bedtime stories on YouTube

March 31, 2020

The beloved entertainer will read books from her Imagination Library as way to help kids and families stay engaged with learning during the pandemic.

Imagination Library of Louisville expands to serve eight Louisville ZIP Codes

December 18, 2017

Thanks to gifts from PNC Foundation and others, Imagination Library of Louisville is more than doubling in size.

Family uses Imagination Library to honor late son

April 25, 2017

Losing a child is one of the most horrific things a parent can go through. One WAVE Country couple decided through that pain they would find a way to help other children in memory of their son.

A look at Imagination Library of Louisville kick off

January 29, 2017

Check out the fun at Imagination Library of Louisville's kick off event, as shot by a photographer for Tops Louisville magazine.

Kentucky Correctional inmates help blind children get books

January 27, 2017

Of the children who receive the gift of reading from the Imagination Library, some are blind. Their books, written in Braille, are made by inmates at the Kentucky Correctional Institution for Women in Shelby County.

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Kicks Off in Louisville

January 24, 2017

Kentucky Monthly promotes the launch event for Dolly Parton’s renowned Imagination Library in Louisville. The special event took place Saturday, January 28, at the Main Branch of the Louisville Free Public Library.

Imagination Library: How to sign up and what it means for your child

November 29, 2016

Educator Michelle Shory and Imagination Library volunteer Robin Jennings visited WAVE 3 News to explain the power of giving free books to children.

Imagination Library changing young lives

November 29, 2016

Reading with your child is one of the most important things a parent can do. That is among the reasons WAVE 3 News is excited to announce Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library has launched in the heart of Louisville.

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library comes to Louisville

November 28, 2016

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A new initiative to set up children for success from an early age has arrived in Louisville.


Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library of Louisville will provide a free book each month to children who enroll, from birth until their fifth birthday. The program gives children coming from different socioeconomic backgrounds the opportunity to get on the same page.

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