St. Lucie County Reading Council News!

A HUGE shout out to our members! Thank you for supporting the reading council! It is never too late to become a Reading Council Member! Membership opportunities and information will be available at every SLCRC event. For membership forms, please email

or…check the Lucie Link Archive. Membership is $15 and includes a T-shirt to be proudly worn on Wednesdays! Membership also means FREE access to most of our upcoming EVENTS!


Speaking of events…What is coming up?


Tuesday 10/10 – The reading of the St. Lucie County Reading Council Proclamation AND the announcement of the name of the school with the highest percentage of Reading Council Members! The winning school will receive an author visit from Louis McGuire, author of “Don’t Be That Kid” and the “Don’t Be That Kid” School Resource Guide!


Wednesday, 10/25 – Fall Into a Good Book, with Good Friends at our first SLCRC Social! The event is FREE to members and $5.00 for non-members. Bring your favorite book, read aloud or poem to share. Of course you can sign up to become a member at the event and learn more about the council.  Up and coming events will also be posted and information will be made available.

Where – Applebee’s Restaurant 10501 S. US 1 in PSL

When – 5:00 – 7:00

Light snacks will be provided.


November 8th – “Color Your Way to the FSA Writing Prompt”

Where – Keiser University

Time – 5:00 – 7:00

What will we learn? – Are you in need of a sure fire strategy to teach your students how to write to an FSA style writing prompt? How to PAT the prompt? How to collect evidence that is relevant and cite it correctly in a flowing multi-paragraph essay? This strategy is for YOU (and your students)!

Bring your team, or grab a colleague and join us at Keiser University in PSL for an afterschool snack and learn!

Cost: FREE to members – $12.00 for non-members, or become a member for $15.00 at the door and get in FREE!

More information coming your way soon!