NEA Big Read Grantees

Programming Dates Organization Booksort descending City State
09/01/2019 to 03/01/2020 Paterson Free Public Library A Lesson Before Dying Paterson New Jersey
01/30/2020 to 02/28/2020 Quincy Public Library A Lesson Before Dying Quincy Illinois
01/02/2020 to 01/31/2020 Florida Center for the Book A Lesson Before Dying Fort Lauderdale Florida
09/12/2019 to 05/30/2020 Write Out Loud A Small Story About the Sky San Diego California
10/09/2019 to 06/30/2020 City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs Advice from the Lights Los Angeles California
05/01/2020 to 06/30/2020 International Festival of Arts & Ideas Advice from the Lights New Haven Connecticut
09/07/2019 to 10/10/2019 Hartford Public Library Advice from the Lights Hartford Connecticut
05/01/2020 to 06/15/2020 Woodland Pattern Book Center Advice from the Lights Milwaukee Wisconsin
09/28/2019 to 10/31/2019 Corona Public Library Borne Corona California
02/01/2020 to 03/31/2020 LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library Borne Tallahassee Florida
05/04/2020 to 06/05/2020 Toms River Regional Schools Burning Bright Toms River New Jersey
09/28/2019 to 10/29/2019 Lincoln County Public Library Burning Bright Stanford Kentucky
10/11/2019 to 11/16/2019 Poughkeepsie Public Library District Burning Bright Poughkeepsie New York
03/01/2020 to 03/31/2020 Miami Book Fair Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Miami Florida
03/01/2020 to 05/31/2020 OC Public Libraries Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Santa Ana California
04/04/2020 to 05/02/2020 Massillon Museum Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Massillon Ohio
02/01/2020 to 03/15/2020 Fresno County Public Library Citizen: An American Lyric Fresno California
04/09/2020 to 05/09/2020 Shake Rag Alley Center for the Arts Citizen: An American Lyric Mineral Point Wisconsin
03/01/2020 to 05/01/2020 Troy University Rosa Parks Library Citizen: An American Lyric Montgomery Alabama
01/18/2020 to 02/29/2020 Volusia County Public Library Everything I Never Told You Daytona Beach Florida
09/27/2019 to 11/10/2019 Kentucky Gateway Museum Center Everything I Never Told You Maysville Kentucky
02/01/2020 to 06/30/2020 Malden Reads Fahrenheit 451 Malden Massachusetts
10/01/2019 to 10/31/2019 The Carson Center Fahrenheit 451 Paducah Kentucky
02/22/2020 to 03/28/2020 Urban Services YMCA Fahrenheit 451 San Francisco California
02/01/2020 to 03/06/2020 Chattahoochee Valley Libraries How We Became Human: New and Selected Poems 1975-2002 Columbus Georgia
10/11/2019 to 11/21/2019 The Writer's Voice How We Became Human: New and Selected Poems 1975-2002 Billings Montana
09/15/2019 to 10/15/2019 Miami PAL Hustle Miami Florida
09/07/2019 to 10/24/2019 Attleboro Public Library In the Heart of the Sea Attleboro Massachusetts
10/04/2019 to 10/31/2019 Juneau Public Libraries In the Heart of the Sea Juneau Alaska
01/01/2020 to 06/30/2020 Saint Louis University Prison Education Program In the Heart of the Sea Saint Louis Missouri
02/28/2020 to 03/28/2020 Cross Plains Public Library In the Heart of the Sea Cross Plains Texas
02/07/2020 to 03/08/2020 Golden Isles Arts & Humanities In the Heart of the Sea Brunswick Georgia
09/21/2019 to 11/17/2019 Staten Island OutLOUD In the Heart of the Sea Staten Island New York
03/01/2020 to 05/25/2020 Worcester County Library In the Heart of the Sea Snow Hill Maryland
10/28/2019 to 12/06/2019 Hope College In the Time of the Butterflies Holland Michigan
09/15/2019 to 11/15/2019 Lighthouse Writers Workshop In the Time of the Butterflies Denver Colorado
10/04/2019 to 11/03/2019 Pueblo City-County Library District In the Time of the Butterflies Pueblo Colorado
10/01/2019 to 10/31/2019 Columbia Gorge Community College Into the Beautiful North The Dalles Oregon
10/05/2019 to 11/30/2019 Dallas Public Library Into the Beautiful North Dallas Texas
09/15/2019 to 10/15/2019 The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County with Lit Youngstown Into the Beautiful North Youngstown Ohio
02/15/2020 to 03/15/2020 Oceanside Public Library Into the Beautiful North Oceanside California
02/20/2020 to 03/31/2020 Chillicothe Public Library District Into the Beautiful North Chillicothe Illinois
09/28/2019 to 11/02/2019 Nacogdoches Public Library Into the Beautiful North Nacogdoches Texas
04/04/2020 to 05/03/2020 University of Texas at El Paso Into the Beautiful North El Paso Texas
09/16/2019 to 10/16/2019 College of Lake County Lab Girl Grayslake Illinois
10/17/2019 to 04/22/2020 Dearborn Public Library Lab Girl Dearborn Michigan
02/10/2020 to 03/20/2020 Duquesne University Lab Girl Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
05/02/2020 to 06/06/2020 Ellsworth Public Library Lab Girl Ellsworth Maine
04/04/2020 to 04/30/2020 Galesburg Public Library Lab Girl Galesburg Illinois
09/15/2019 to 10/20/2019 Lewis & Clark Library Lab Girl Helena Montana
10/01/2019 to 11/15/2019 Wichita Public Library Foundation Lab Girl Wichita Kansas
09/10/2019 to 11/05/2019 Waukesha Public Library Lab Girl Waukesha Wisconsin
04/01/2020 to 04/30/2020 ArtReach St. Croix Lab Girl Stillwater Minnesota
03/01/2020 to 03/31/2020 Vigo County Public Library Our Town Terre Haute Indiana
03/14/2020 to 04/11/2020 Anaheim Public Library Our Town Anaheim California
05/01/2020 to 06/06/2020 Beaver Island District Library Our Town Beaver Island Michigan
01/24/2020 to 02/27/2020 Pennyroyal Arts Council, Inc. Our Town Hopkinsville Kentucky
09/01/2019 to 06/30/2020 7 Stages Pretty Monsters Atlanta Georgia
05/17/2020 to 06/13/2020 Orange County Library System Pretty Monsters Orlando Florida
09/02/2019 to 11/04/2019 Faulkner Society Silver Sparrow New Orleans Louisiana
02/22/2020 to 03/29/2020 Menomonee Falls Public Library Station 11 Menomonee Falls Wisconsin
03/01/2020 to 04/30/2020 Nevada County Community Library Station 11 Nevada City California
09/07/2019 to 10/06/2019 Arts Connection Station 11 San Bernardino California
09/21/2019 to 10/30/2019 City of Germantown Station 11 Germantown Tennessee
09/24/2019 to 11/07/2019 Scenic Regional Library Station 11 Union Missouri
02/29/2020 to 04/04/2020 East Aurora School District 131 The Big Smoke Aurora Illinois
11/19/2019 to 04/16/2020 Fox Cities Reads The Latehomecomer Appleton Wisconsin
10/14/2019 to 11/15/2019 Bemidji State University The Round House Bemidji Minnesota
02/01/2020 to 03/01/2020 Lawrence Public Library The Round House Lawrence Kansas
03/06/2020 to 04/10/2020 National Museum of Mexican Art The Round House Chicago Illinois
03/16/2020 to 04/26/2020 Central Arkansas Library System The Things They Carried Little Rock Arkansas
10/22/2019 to 12/15/2019 Dickinson State University The Things They Carried Dickinson North Dakota
04/10/2020 to 05/27/2020 University of Central Florida The Things They Carried Orlando Florida
03/28/2020 to 04/25/2020 Tampa Hillsborough County Public Library The Things They Carried Tampa Florida
02/01/2020 to 04/15/2020 New Mexico Highlands University True Grit Las Vegas New Mexico
03/22/2020 to 04/21/2020 Athens-Limestone Public Library True Grit Athens Alabama
02/19/2020 to 03/24/2020 Fishtrap When the Emperor Was Divine Enterprise Oregon
10/15/2019 to 03/15/2020 Seattle Pacific University When the Emperor Was Divine Seattle Washington