The Great American Read Premiere at The Grand 5/21/18

Designed to spark a national conversation about reading, literacy and the books that have inspired, moved and shaped us, “The Great American Read” is an eight-part PBS series and nationwide competition that explores the joy of books and the power of reading through the lens of America’s 100 best-loved books, as voted on by the public.

Join us for an exclusive sneak peek of the premiere episode of “The Great American Read”!

The library’s programming for “The Great American Read” will kick off at 7 p.m. on May 21 at The Grand Auditorium with an exclusive screening of the series premiere and a mini book sale before the show. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information about this and other events, visit