It would be lovely if we could all just respond to Guy (not reply all) regarding book bags.

I know everyone’s email is exploding as it is.


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From: Center for the Book state centers communication <[log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of Andrea Lewis
Sent: Tuesday, June 9, 2020 8:56 AM
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Subject: Re: Book TV Bags?


Guy I'm not sure what practices will be by the time the bags are available, but many libraries in Maryland are bagging up books/materials for curbside service to reduce the number of touches. I'm sure there's an opportunity there to distribute Book TV bags so I'm interested.




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From: Center for the Book state centers communication <[log in to unmask]> on behalf of Rocco Staino <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Tuesday, June 9, 2020 8:51 AM
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Subject: Re: Book TV Bags?


New York would like at least 300 if possible.




On Tue, Jun 9, 2020 at 6:45 AM Lamolinara, Guy <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

Hi, everyone,


As most of you know, C-SPAN distributes a very popular mesh bag at the book festival. Many people collect these Book TV  bags. Since we are obviously not going to be able to do that this year, would you be interested having a supply of the bags (I don’t know quantity yet) for distribution through, perhaps, libraries, via mail, etc.?