Your destination awaits you: start reading

Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow
Story by Sgt. Shannon Yount

Date: 06.27.2013
Posted: 06.27.2013 13:50
News ID: 109382
Your destination awaits you: start reading

MARINE CORPS LOGISTICS BASE BARSTOW, Calif. - Opportunities to travel the world are at everyone’s fingertips, especially when it’s as simple as opening a book.<br /> <br /> To encourage children and adults to read throughout the summer, the library on Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow kicked off its annual summer reading program, June 17.<br /> <br /> Each year, more than 250 military libraries participate in the Department of Defense’s summer reading program. This marks the fourth year the DOD has supported the program. <br /> <br /> This year’s theme revolves around traveling and is aptly titled, “Have Book – Will Travel.”<br /> <br /> More than 75 people from the MCLB Barstow community attended the event at the McTureous Hall library and signed up for the free program.