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Youth Reading Zone


Free books for youth will be available in six salons and barbershops locations throughout Prince George’s County from May 3 - 13. This PGAHC sponsored event is a continuation of Tyler Stallings’ #1000bookgiveaway. The initiative to encourage youth to read at home was created by the 5-year-author. To date, over 2,500 books have been distributed through the traveling book festival. Please visit a location below to find books for children of all ages. Locations:  Hands On Barbers 3811 34th St., Mt. Rainier, MD  Friendly Faces Barber Shop, 3505 East West Hwy Hyattsville, MD,  Mitchellville Family Barber Shop, 12128 Central Ave., Mitchellville, MD, Transformation Hair Designs by Tina, 9007 Ardmore Road, Springdale, MD, Real Wild Kutz Barbershop, 13919 Baltimore Ave., Laurel, MD,  Wish Upon A Star Salon & Boutique, 6019 Marlboro Pike, District Heights, MD.