Barnes & Noble Booksellers Inc., in Wilkes-Barre, recently held a book fair to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeastern Pennsylvania. Overall the fair collected 2,796 books that were given to Club members residing in Lackawanna and Luzerne County. This total is nearly four times their previous record of book donations.
B&N also donated 15% for every copy of sold of WNEP Meteorologist Joe Snedeker's Book:
The Everything Kids' Weather Book.
Pictured are front row (l-r) Club members Kaleb Rios, Tristen Daniels, Alexander Nealon and Synon Bennett. Pictures are back row (l-r) Tricia DiBiasi Thomas, Club director; Donna Wench, B&N community relations manager, and Laura Gentile, Club director of operations.