WENATCHEE — The Literacy Council of Chelan and Douglas Counties is encouraging summer reading with a free book giveaway from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the council office, at the Wenatchee Community Center, 508 S. Chelan Ave., Suite B.

Books are available for children at all reading levels.

The event is also an opportunity for parents and community members to learn more about the council.

For information call 682-6967.

Nevonne McDaniels: 664-7151