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Hattiesburg Reads program now in five locations

Hattiesburg Reads is a program that places free books in restaurants for kids. Source: WDAM Hattiesburg Reads is a program that places free books in restaurants for kids. Source: WDAM
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

The City of Hattiesburg added another restaurant to it's reading program for kids.

The Hattiesburg Reads program provides free books to kids at a handful of spots around town. Chili's on Hwy98/Hardy Street has just been added as another location, making it the fifth location and fourth business for the program.  

"It's a great opportunity for our children to come in and to not only enjoy a good meal, but also a good book," Mayor Johnny Dupree said. 

This is also part of the Little Free Library’s program and the Excel by 5 program.

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