MANCHESTER >> Join the Reading Round Up at the Manchester Community Library's Preschool Family Literacy Night on Wednesday, March 16, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The evening will begin with pizza, courtesy of Manchester House of Pizza.

Preschoolers and their families will enjoy stories read by students from Burr & Burton's Student Success Program, followed by crafts and activities. Every child will bring home a free book, courtesy of Vermont Reading Partners. This free program, open to the public, is sponsored by the Manchester Lions Club. Community partners include Bennington County Head Start, Burr & Burton Academy, Manchester Elementary-Middle School, and Vermont Reading Partners. Manchester Community Library is located at 138 Cemetery Ave./Corner of Route. 7A, Manchester Center.