Blue Ridge Reading Council

Of the International Reading Association

Young Author Celebration

The BRRC's next meeting will be held on Thursday,May 8 at 4:00 in the Liberty Middle  school's media center. 

Cassie Kraay from Burke County public Library will be sharing information about the upcoming Summer Programs for adults, young adults, and children.

Remember, CEU credit is offered.  Check our calendar for the BRRC scheduled meetings.

Blue Ridge Reading Council Membership Form

You are Invited to Join Blue Ridge Reading Council

Be part of an organization that cares and understands the importance of literacy in our community.

Through volunteer opportunities, student education, professional guest speakers, author presentations, celebrating student successes and participating on the state level, we are making a difference by learning and implementing the "best practices" for our children to become life-long learners and responsible citizens.

As members, educators receive discounts to NCRA conference, CEU credit, scholarship opportunities, and collaboration opportunities with literacy professionals.

Do your part by joining a worthwhile organization, the Blue Ridge Reading Council.


Educators: $20.00

Teacher Assistants: $15.00

Students and General Public $10.00

North Carolina Reading Association Announces       Young Author Topic for the School-Year                 

The theme for the 2013-2014 Young Authors' Project is "Happily Ever After-What's Your Story?" Young Authors are encouraged to write in poetry or prose, as fiction or non-fiction. Students and Forever Young writers might write a fiction or nonfiction piece- they will surprise you! Refer to the NCRA website,, for more information or the Young Authors' tab at the top of the this page.