by Zachary J. Fox Photo by Robert Gary AHOY, ME HEARTIES! BATTEN DOWN THE HATCHES! February 27th and 28th will be the Arizona Renaissance Festival’s Pirate Invasion Weekend! Ye should be joinin’ Kids Need to Read in celebrating 28 years of sailing the seas with the Arizona Renaissance Festival by bringing your plunder of new […]

By Denise Gary Photos by Bruce Matsunaga, Shelby McBride, and Phoenix Comicon What a geekrageous time we had at Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest 2015! Yes, we make up our own words about Phoenix Comicon, because no ordinary words will suffice. Taking place at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Kids Need to Read “worked” the […]

By Denise Gary Kids Need to Read (KNTR) was the fortunate recipient of the 2015 Employees Community Fund of Boeing Arizona (ECF Boeing AZ) Crystal Vision Award, a $30,000 annual grant provided to one organization to fund a special project. KNTR will use the award to fund The Page Coach, a mobile conveyor of literary […]

By Zachary J Fox Photos by Shelby McBride, Bruce Matsunaga, and Denise Gary Highlights magazines are filling up the warehouse of Kids Need to Read and we are running out of room! This is thanks to everyone who participated in the Highlights #GivingTuesday project, which pledged 12 copies of Highlights magazines to Kids Need to […]

Please join us for Kids Need to Read night during the Phoenix Suns vs. Memphis Grizzlies basketball game, Monday, March 21st, 7:00 PM. Proceeds from each ticket will benefit Kids Need to Read if purchased with code “KNTR”, along with the 50/50 raffle for the night. For even more fun, we will have a costume […]

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