Moore County Reading Association of NC
                             Moore County, North Carolina
                        ILA Honor Council 1988-2019

          A local council of the  North Carolina Reading Association, Inc.  &
         an affiliate of the  International Literacy Association


Thank you Seven Lakes Kiwanis Club for your generous donation to our 2019-2020 Young Authors Writing Project! We are extremely grateful to be included as one of their many child-centered donations for the children of Moore County! The Moore County Celebration will be held on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at the RE Lee Auditorium at Pinecrest High School beginning at 5 pm.

Pictured (L-R): 
Corinne Walls, MCRA Membership/Treasurer; Christine Leo, MCRA President; Ann Spong, MCRA Young Authors Chair; 
and, George Norman, 7 Lakes Kiwanis Club President.

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Congratulations to Denise Brown of Carthage Elementary --  winner of the MCRA membership drawing for December. 

Denise won a $25 gift certificate from The Country Bookshop in Southern Pines. 

Upcoming Events

As a part of our Mary Ellen Skidmore Grant from NCRA, we will be collecting new and gently used books to be donated to the Children's Center at  FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital. This is an ongoing project so your children's books will be welcomed at any time. Contact Gina Matthews or Corinne Walls for more information. 


2019 NCRA Leadership Conference

Thanks to our MCRA delegation --  Christine, Pamela, Corinne & Ann --  for attending the 

2019 NCRA Leadership Conference 

in Winston-Salem from June 23-25th.

Thursday, Apr 23 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday, May 5 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

 The 2019-2020 Young Authors Writing Project, "The Magical Power of Words," 

is currently underway!

Check with your school for the 

County & State winners.