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.

Schedule of Reading with Rodney bus stops

Check out a book from the bus and return it to any GISD school. During the summer, books may be returned to the bus at any stop on the summer schedule. After August 1, books may be returned to any GISD campus library.

Date Time Location
09/21/2019 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Curtis Culwell Center

10/05/2019 9 a.m. -12 p.m.

Rowlett High School

10/12/2019 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Garland Fire Department Fire Training Facility

1500 Highway 66, Garland, TX 75040-6727

10/19/2019 1- 3 p.m.

Buckingham United Methodist Church

1212 W. Buckingham Rd., Garland, TX  75040

10/19/2019 4-7 p.m.

Coomer Park

534 Apollo Road Garland, TX

10/22/2019 6-7:30 p.m.

Handley Elementary

10/24/2019 6- 8:30 p.m.

Herfurth Elementary

10/26/2019 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Heritage Park

4408 Hudson Dr. Sachse, TX


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.