Books on Bus summer schedule set

The USD 457 Books on the Bus program, better known as B.O.B., will visit various sites in Garden City, Monday through Thursday, starting Monday, June 1. The Bookmobile's last scheduled visit will be held on July 31.  The Bookmobile will not visit the community June 29 through July 3.

B.O.B. is a traveling bus that brings books to various locations in Garden City during the summer.  The goal of B.O.B. is to increase reading skills by getting books into the hands of children.

The sites that the Bookmobile will visit include:

10:30 - 11:00 a.m. on Mondays at 305 W. Mary St. Apartments .

11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on Mondays at Victor Ornelas Elementary School, 3401 E. Spruce St.

10:30 - 11:00 a.m. on Tuesdays at East Garden Village, 4101 E. Hwy 50.

11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Tuesday - Thursday at Ayala Park, 216 N. Taylor Ave.

10:30 - 11:00 a.m. on Wednesdays at Georgia Matthews Elementary School, 111 Johnson St.

10:30 - 11:00 a.m. on Thursdays at Harold Long Park, 1001 E. Spruce St.

12:30 - 1:15 p.m. Monday - Thursday at the Public Swimming Pool, 312 E Finnup Dr.

The Garden City Public Schools website has all of the times and locations of where the Bookmobile will be scheduled to visit.  The website address is