Book-Raiser Spotlight: Betsy’s 7th birthday!

“Giving makes me feel wonderful, happy. The party was fantastic. Next year I want to do the same thing. I felt good and I’m really glad I brought the books. And it was really fun, especially playing with my friends.” 



How many books did you raise? 15
How many kids were involved in your event? 11
Where did you donate your books? Head Start – Newport, MN

Way to go, Betsy!


Join the Milk+Bookies movement and host-your-own Book-Raiser TODAY! Find out more HERE!

by Caitlyn Young

Usborne ONLINE Book Fair!

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With the holidays fast approaching, Milk+Bookies is excited to kick-off our annual Usborne Book-Fair! Shop for the special kiddos in your life starting TODAY to Sunday, November 30th and 20% of all purchases will benefit our program.

Read below for some of our favorite Usborne titles. Don’t forget to select “Milk+Bookies” under shop!


Read! Give! Grow!










BOYS 4-8 GIRLS 4-8 BOY 9-12 GIRLS 9-12


Shop the Book-Fair HERE!





by Caitlyn Young

A SWEET New Partnership!

In celebration of their ice-cream launch, Dylan’s Candy Bar is hosting Milk+Bookies events with story time & ice-cream – FREE with one gently used book to donate to kids who have none!


M+B & DCB Nov

Come enjoy 12 flavors of Dylan’s Candy Bar ice-cream, costumed story-time with Milk+Bookies characters, and crafts!

Can’t make it tomorrow? No problem!

Join us for future ice-cream socials  Saturday, December 13 and Saturday, January 10 from 2-4PM!

by Caitlyn Young