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Gratitude Diaries chosen as “A Summer Read” book

Gratitude Diaries book coverQuarryville Library Center will be participating in ‘A Summer Read’, a reading initiative for adults during the summer months (June 20-Sept. 30, 2016) sponsored by Aligning Forces for Quality (AF4Q), Capital Blue Cross, Wellspan Health System, and WITF Transforming Health Series.

This reading  program is part of the PA Forward: Health Literacy initiative, which envisions a Pennsylvania with active citizens able to manage their own and their family’s WELL-BEING, empowered to be EFFECTIVE PARTNERS with their healthcare providers, and living longer, more productive lives.

The book, The Gratitude Diaries: How a year looking on the bright side can transform your life by Janice Kaplan is the choice for this year’s program. Quarryville will be receiving 5 copies. We will be displaying the books and materials in our library throughout the summer and anyone who reads the book, can get five extra raffle tickets to put in our Summer Reading raffle. For more information about the Transforming Health Series, link to the website at http://www.transforminghealth.org/