This event was organised by the Home School and Community Teachers in A number of primary and secondary schools in the city. It is a community reading project which encourages children and their families to read and discuss a particular book and engage in activities in their local library and schools. The book selected this year is ‘ The boy at the back of the class’ by Onjali Rauf.
Students and teachers from schools around the city attended the launch which took place on Thursday the 30th of January in Ballybane Library. Special guests on the day included the Mayor of Galway Mike Cubbard and the Galway Minor hurling manager Jeffrey Lynskey.