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800 Villa St.
Racine, WI 53403
(262) 632-1606

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It is the mission of Cops 'N Kids Reading Center to enable and empower all children to strive toward the fundamental successes in life - through recognition for the importance of reading.

Green Bay Packer LeRoy Butler surprises student

Cops 'N Kids Reading Center (Racine) - Julia M. Witherspoon reading @ RUSD Roosevelt School 2017/03/31

2017-18 School Year Registration

We are now accepting applications for the 2017-18 school year. Our program starts Sept. 18, 2017. Our schedule follows R.U.S.D. If they have school, we have school. If they are off, we are off.
Fall, Winter and Spring Hours of Operation:
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Attendance Days by Age Group:
Monday - 3, 4 and 5 years by September 1st (& Potty trained)
Tuesday - First and Second Grade
Wednesday - Third and Fourth Grade
Thursday - Fifth and Sixth Grade

Click Here to Download an Enrollment Form in MS Word.
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Adult Book Giveaway
Cook Books, Religious Books, Reference & Encyclopedias
Please Help Us Recycle & Keep Them Out of Landfills.

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Saturday, October 7th & 14th, 2017
CNK Warehouse
1509 High Street, Racine
10am - 12pm
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Annual Book Giveaway

Saturday, December 17th, 2016
Festival Hall
5 Fifth Street, Racine WI
9am - 11am
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Free book giveaway is open to ALL CHILDREN regardless of income. Everyone is welcome. Children can choose their favorite books, gift wrap books and have a picture taken with Santa Claus, courtesy of Walgreens.

Special guests include Cops ‘N Kids Reading Center, Inc. Founder/Executive Director, Julia M. Witherspoon and Racine Police Chief, Arthel Howell to autograph your books if you like.

New and gently used children's books can be dropped off at CNK. Please call first. The contact person for the event, volunteering, participating and questions is Becky St. Martin, 262-939-0107,

Here are photos from the previous Annual Book Giveaway. Click on photo for larger view.

More CNK Events Click on photo for larger view.

Racine's own NBA Player, Caron Butler reading to children at CNK with Miss Julia

CNK Community Garden program

Former Green Bay Packer Wide Receiver, Donald Driver reading to children at CNK

Miss Julia reading to the children at CNK

Chief Art Howell w/LeRoy Butler IV
Julia Witherspoon
Mayor John Dickert