Metro-Mobile Reading CouncilAffiliate of the Alabama Reading Association & International Reading Association
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FALL MEETINGThursday, September 17, at the Ben May Main Library4:00-5:30
  • Join us for our joint Fall Meeting on September 17th @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm at the Ben May Library, 701 Government Street in Mobile!
  • Hear about “Key Strategies for Becoming an Exemplary Reading School!”
  • Talk with other advocates of literacy and find out what others are doing in their schools!
Find out about the 2015 Alabama Reading Association Fall Conference which will have a large variety of sessions, including ones with Dr. Tommy Bice, Dr. Elfrieda Heibert, Ann Marie Corgill, Faye Gibbons, Jeff Anderson, and Kwame Alexander (2015 Newbery Award Winner)!
  • Register now on STI-PD: SARIC#9918 - Everyone is invited to attend (You do not need to be a current Council Member)!
  • Awards
  • MMRC’s 2015 Outstanding Reading Teacher, Mrs. Jennifer Harris
  • MMRC’s 2015 Outstanding Council Volunteer, Mrs. Joan Holland
  • Special Recognition of 2015 Young Authors’ Conference Top Schools:
  • Brazier Elementary School
  • Calcedeaver Elementary School
  • Craighead Elementary School
  • E.R. Dickson Elementary School
  • Fonde Elementary School
  • Gilliard Elementary School
  • St. Ignatius Catholic School
  • Special Recognition of 2015 Teen Writing Fair Top Schools:
  • Chastang Middle School
  • Mary G, Montgomery High School
  • Pillans Middle School

  • Let’s celebrate literacy together! Refreshments will be served!
  • Questions/Comments? Feel free to contact Mrs. Aneesha Watson (251) 458-3280 or email

View photos of the 2015 Young Authors' Conference and the Second Annual Teen Writing Fair

View photos of the 2014 Young Authors' Conference and the First Annual Teen Writing Fair

2013 Young Authors' Programs

Metro Mobile Reading Council is affiliated with the Alabama Reading Association