Free book program hits milestone

GRETEL DAUGHERTY/The Daily Sentinel—With her 1-year-old son, Addison, tucked under one arm, Katrina Fallas helps her other son, Nicolas, 5, pick out a free book Saturday during a celebration for the Grand Junction chapter of Imagination Library. The central branch of the Mesa County Library marked delivery of the 25,000th book to a child 5 or younger.



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GRETEL DAUGHERTY/The Daily Sentinel—With her 1-year-old son, Addison, tucked under one arm, Katrina Fallas helps her other son, Nicolas, 5, pick out a free book Saturday during a celebration for the Grand Junction chapter of Imagination Library. The central branch of the Mesa County Library marked delivery of the 25,000th book to a child 5 or younger.

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