Spreading the words

Libby Cowles, center, explains the procedures for the upcoming World Book Night to a group of volunteers during a preparty at Maria’s Bookshop. Participants will give the books to area organizations and individuals Monday night at no cost. World Book Night organizer Carl Lennertz told Cowles that with 26 volunteers, Durango is in the top 25 nationwide in participation for the global event. Read the January Durango Herald article about World Book Night at http://durangoherald.com/article/20120127/ARTS05/701279977/0/SEARCH/Book-lovers-are-needed-to-spread-the-word. Enlarge photo

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Libby Cowles, center, explains the procedures for the upcoming World Book Night to a group of volunteers during a preparty at Maria’s Bookshop. Participants will give the books to area organizations and individuals Monday night at no cost. World Book Night organizer Carl Lennertz told Cowles that with 26 volunteers, Durango is in the top 25 nationwide in participation for the global event. Read the January Durango Herald article about World Book Night at http://durangoherald.com/article/20120127/ARTS05/701279977/0/SEARCH/Book-lovers-are-needed-to-spread-the-word.