Englehardt Supports Pink Arrow Pride

cancer-ribbon.JPGThe Pink Arrow Pride community event is taking place in Lowell, and the Englehardt branch of KDL is getting involved. The goal of Pink Arrow Pride is to raise awareness of and funds for cancer treatment. The staff at the Englehardt branch have put together a book display featuring breast cancer resources and stories. Staff will be wearing pink to show their support of the cause, and encourage you to do the same. Wear a Pink Arrow Pride shirt to the library on September 9, 10 or 11, and enter to win a gift certificate to the Flat River Grill or a copy of the children’s book Pinkalicious by Victoria and Elizabeth Kann.

Kent District Library offers many resources for people of all ages  who would like to learn more about cancer and its treatment including:

Health and Wellness Resource Center
Everything You Need to Know About Cancer in Language You Can Actually Understand by Matthew D. Galsky
Great Katie Kate Tackles Questions About Cancer by M. Maitland DeLand
Living Well Beyond Breast Cancer by Marisa C. Weiss
Children with Cancer: A Reference Guide for Parents by Jeanne Munn Bracken

Learn more about the 2010 Pink Arrow Pride event, which will include a 5K run/walk, a  Kid’s Fun Run, a shirt sale, a parade, and several sporting events. In its first two years, Pink Arrow Pride raised $210,608.

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Katie is a Communications Assistant and helps spread the word about all the amazing things taking place at KDL. She loves her job so much that she returned to it following a four-year stint as a stay-at-home mom!



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