Book clubs for students in grades 6-8 and 9-12.


MIDDLE SCHOOL: June 14, 21, 28

HIGH SCHOOL: June 13, 20, 27,  

About KNOW

Students in grades 6-8 and 9-12 are invited to join Jana Marie Foundation for our summer books clubs!

KNOW Book Club provides an opportunity for self-discovery and self-reflection through vibrant discussions surrounding carefully selected works of literature. In addition, KNOW will create connections, build community, and give readers the chance to think about their own mental health and the role mental health and wellness plays in our lives.

The young adult titles we will explore will have stories and themes related to mental health that tend to be relevant to young people today, and that tie to the mission of Jana Marie Foundation. We will encourage weekly reading of specific chapters in the chosen book each week in order to discuss those chapters as a group when we meet on Sunday. Reading is a powerful source for seeking knowledge, thinking freely and critically, and learning more about the world around us.  When it comes to mental health, Jana Marie Foundation feels the more you KNOW, the more you can empower yourself and others to be their best!


What:  A month-long summer book club

When: Tuesdays (for High School Students) beginning June 13 at 3 PM

Wednesdays (for Middle School Students) beginning June 14 at 3 PM

Where: Jana Marie Foundation office at 110 Regent Court, Suite 200, State College, PA

Details:  Books will be provided on loan and FREE by Jana Marie Foundation

High School Selection: Helena Fox How it Feels to Float

Middle School Selection: Gayle Forman I Have Lost My Way

Students interested in participating can go to the Jana Marie Foundation website and register for the club. Books will be picked up at the first meeting.

We look forward to reading, learning, and sharing with you!



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