Jorge Argueta at Raymond Education Campus

Many of the Raymond Education Campus students had personal experience with the hardships described in Jorge Argueta’s book Somos Como Las Nubes but drew hope from his poetic explanation of the title: “Clouds are free like our dreams and our imaginations.…

Welcome, Heidi!

An Open Book is delighted to share that Co-Founder Heidi Powell joined AOB’s staff full-time as co-Executive Director of the organization she and Dara La Porte founded six years ago.  Already an integral part of the organization and Board, Heidi…

Jerdine Nolan at Kimball Elementary School

Everyone had a FUNLY time with author Jerdine Nolan during her charming event at Kimball Elementary School.  Jerdine’s experience as a teacher of first and second graders—and her love of young children—showed throughout her two presentations.  Featuring her picture book…