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Bookapalooza celebrates the magic of reading

The 2nd Bookapalooza took place on Saturday, July 15th, 2023.

The 2nd Bookapalooza took place on July 15th in Cornell Sq. Park. Bernie’s Book Bank, in partnership with the Back of the Yards Neighborhood Council, welcomed local families for a fun, free, and interactive event that embraced the magic of reading. During Bookapalooza, Bernie’s Book Bank distributed 1,760 books to children who attended. Thank you to all our amazing sponsors for helping transform the story for local children! 

Check out photos from the 2nd Annual Bookapalooza

Thank you to our 2023 Sponsors