Book Club for Kids is winner of the 32nd Annual DC Mayor's Arts Award for Excellence in the Humanities!
The Mayor’s Arts Awards are the most prestigious honors conferred by the District of Columbia on individual artists, teachers and nonprofit organizations. Thank you, DC Mayor Muriel Bowser and the DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities.
"The individuals and organizations being honored at the 32nd Annual Mayor's Arts Awards add to the vibrancy of Washington, DC and help us define who we are as a city. Today, our creative economy is a powerful driver of economic development, helping revitalize neighborhoods and improve the quality of life for residents in all eight wards," said Mayor Bowser. "Washington, DC is rich with arts and culture, and we are proud to highlight the hardworking professionals who make life better for Washingtonians and visitors alike."
Book Club for Kids host/executive producer Kitty Felde is recipient of a 2017
Arts & Humanities Fellowship from the DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities.
Book Club for Kids is the winner of the prestigious Literacy in Media Award
Thanks to the Capitol Hill Community Foundation for our spring 2017 grant!
Book Club in the News:
- 9/15/17 - 18 Great Educational Podcasts for Kids - As We Walk Along the Road
9/14/17 - WINNER - EXCELLENCE IN THE HUMANITIES AWARD at 32nd Annual DC Mayor's Arts Award for Excellence in the Humanities
- 9/11/17 - 6 Incredibly Cool Podcasts for Kids When They See A World Gone Crazy - All the Moms
- 9/6/17 - Jumping Off of Cliff Notes - Creators.com
- 8/22/17 - 20 Awesome Podcasts Your Kids Will Flip For - Red Tricycle
- 8/9/17 - Named 2017 Finalist for the 32nd Annual DC Mayor's Arts Award for Excellence in the Humanities
- 8/5/17 - 20 Podcasts Your Kids Should Listen To This Summer - Slate
- 8/3/17 - 7 Audio Programs Kids Will Love! - Fun With Kids
- 7/26/17 - 20 Great Podcasts for Kids that encourage learning, relaxation, science and more! The Imums
- 7/10/17 - 20 Podcasts for Kids - Common Sense Media
- 6/26/17 - Educational Podcasts for Kids - Tutor Doctor
- 6/20/17 - The Best Kids' Podcasts To Turn Time In The Car Into A Pleasure - Huffington Post
- 6/20/17 - Now Playing . . . Using Podcasts and Kidcasts in the Library - Children and Libraries, the official journal of the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association
- 6/8/17 - Hello, Kitty - LA Observed
- 5/26/17 - 17 Brain Boosting Podcasts That Will Delight Your Kids (And You Too) - Make Use Of
- 5/25/17 - 2017 Gaithersburg Book Festival in Pictures - Publishers Weekly
- 4/30/17 - Educational Podcasts for Kids - Listenwise
- 4/20/17 - The Ultimate Guide to Homeschool Podcasts - Learning Mama
- 4/12/17 - Top Podcasts to Listen to on Holiday in 2017 - Airtours
- 3/28/17 - How to Plan for the Episodic Career - Chase
- 3/27/17 - 10 Podcasts That Promote Reading - The Tech Edvocate
- 3/13-17 - Entertain Your Ears with LA's Best Podcasts for Kids - Red Tricycle
- 3/9/17 - Abraham Pierson Students Stars of Book Club for Kids Podcast - Hartford Courant
- 2/12/17 - Love of Reading 2016: Engaging in Literacy - Liberty Traditional Phoenix
- 1/30/17 - Origins of Book Club for Kids on Episode 51 of the Good Stuff Kids Podcast
- 1/16/17 - 6 Amazing Podcasts for Kids - BuzzingBubs - an Indian parenting blog
- 10/12/16 - 10 Podcasts We Love That Are Made Just For Kids - in Tiny Bop
- 9/7/16 - We Want to Make A Difference - in Yahoo Finance
- 8/17/16 - 15 Podcasts Your Kids Will Love Listening To (That Won't Drive You Nuts!) - in PopSugar
- 7/22/16 - Press Play: 8 of the Best Kid-Lit Podcasts - in Brightly
- 6/23/16 - Ten Road-Trip-Worthy Podcasts for Kids - in Today's Parent
- 6/19/16 - Story Time: 11 Kid-Friendly Shows in The Bello Collective
- 6/14/16 - The Kidcasts are Coming - The Atlantic
- 4/28/16 - Young, Captive Listeners Get Their Chance to Talk - in Chicago Tribune
- 4/12/16 - OPL Book Club Participates in DC Based Podcast in Ottumwa Courier
- 4/5/16 - Falls Church Students Featured in Book Club for Kids Podcast in Falls Church News-Press
- 2/5/16 - Book Club for Kids from Pasadena in Pasadena Independent
- 1/27/16 - Kid-Friendly Audio in Podcast Broadcast
- 11/30/15 - In “Book Club For Kids” Podcasts, Tween Talk Is Front and Center in School Library Journal
- 11/19/15 - We Read What We Want in Zigzag Timeline Blog
- 11/17/15 - Local Book Club Featured on Book Club for Kids Podcast in Falls Church News-Press
- 10/1/15 - LIVE On-Stage version of the Book Club for Kids podcast at Virginia's Fall for the Book Festival
- 9/1/15 - Book Club for Kids featured in Washington Parent Magazine
- 7/29/15 - Book Club profiled in Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators blog As the Eraser Burns
- 7/13/15 - Kids Book Club Podcast is Washington Journalist's Latest Venture: Roll Call
- 7/6/15 - Book Club for Kids is front page news in Washington, DC:
- 7/2/15 - Host Kitty Felde guests on Cash Peter's podcast "The Life Quiz"
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Book Club was also honored by the Mayor of Los Angeles
for its "outstanding support and commitment" to the citywide reading initiative "One Book, One City LA."