Reading with Rodney

The Reading with Rodney mobile library travels around the district to give students greater access to books.

Students, as well as family and community members, can check out books on the bus and return them to any GISD campus. This mobile library also boasts Wi-Fi access.

Summer schedule

The mobile library will be visiting multiple locations in Garland, Rowlett and Sachse throughout the summer. See the Schedule of Reading with Rodney bus stops below.

Print version - Summer 2018 Schedule - English

Print version - Summer 2018 Schedule - Spanish

Schedule of Reading with Rodney bus stops

Check out a book from the bus and return it to any GISD school.

Date Time Location
07/23/2018 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Mt. Hebron Day Care, Virgil Douglas Park, Monica Park Christian Church and Gale Fields Rec Center.

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07/24/2018 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

Kidz Are Us, The Meadows Apartments, Herfurth Elementary and Centerville Pointe Apartments.

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07/25/2018 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

Salvation Army Garland and Metro Family Ministries @ R.O.C.

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07/26/2018 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Sachse Public Library, Arapaho Road Baptist Church, Richland Apartments and Shugart Professional Development Center.

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07/30/2018 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Mt. Hebron Day Care, Virgil Douglas Park, Monica Park Christian Church and Gale Fields Rec Center.

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07/31/2018 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

Kidz Are Us, The Meadows Apartments, Herfurth Elementary and Centerville Pointe Apartments.

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08/01/2018 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

Salvation Army Garland and Metro Family Ministries @ R.O.C.

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08/02/2018 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Sachse Public Library, Arapaho Road Baptist Church, Richland Apartments and Shugart Professional Development Center.

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Rodney's story

This literacy-driven initiative was inspired by Curtis Culwell Center Operations Specialist Rodney Mills, who overcame a personal struggle with reading thanks to two district teachers. Reading with Rodney aims to help district students discover Mills’ same passion for learning.