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Read the Book & Pass it on OR Keep the Book for a $2 Donation!

Books available at your local library & select businesses, including the Bowlus!

Funding provided by Sleeper Family Trust

IOLA READS: A project of Iola Public Library, USD 257 & Bowlus Fine Arts Center


IOLA READS is a cooperative project between the Iola Public Library, USD #257 schools and the Bowlus.  Major funding is provided by the Sleeper Family Trust and the Helen Gates Whitehead Trust through the Bowlus Fine Arts Center.


Two book selections are offered each year.  For more information, visit the Iola Public Library website at

Iola Reads book selections may be picked up for a small donation at the Iola Public Library, at any USD #257 school library or at one of the many supporting businesses around town.