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Glenbard Parent Series begins summer reading program

Published: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 8:37 a.m. CDT

LOMBARD – The Glenbard Parent Series: Navigating Healthy Families is kicking off its summer reading program with author Ishmael Beah's book, "Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier," a required reading for some Glenbard English and social studies classes.

GPS will host a free author event at 7 p.m. Aug. 28 at Glenbard West High School, 670 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn.

For more information on the summer reading program, contact Gilda Ross, Glenbard District 87 student and community projects coordinator, at 630-942-7668 or visit

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