LIMA — Lima West Middle School’s Builders Club will hold a Read-A-Thon from 3 to 6 p.m., Thursday, March 2, at the school, in celebration of National Read Across America Day.
The public is invited to come and listen to the students and community leaders read various books. The goal is for continuous reading throughout the three hours.
Students are taking donations for each book they read to go towards club activities. Students can win medals, gold for reading five books, silver for three and bronze for one. There will be a medal ceremony at the end of the event.
There will be entertainment and free snacks.