Cops ’n’ Kids of Easton officially opened a second Reading Room at Northampton Community College Easton Educational Center in downtown Easton on, September 13, 2018. Director Judith Dickerson, was assisted with the ribbon cutting by Easton Police Lt. Robert Weber and Northampton Community College Associate Dean of Community Education, Dr. Gail Mrowinski. Joined by children and parents, Easton police Chief Carl Scalzo and police personnel, community supporters as well as volunteers, all celebrated the opening at a reception immediately following, along with a tour of the new Northampton Community College facilities.
The new site opening enhances the free access to books and literacy-related activities provided by the program. The Director and volunteers look forward to greeting many new faces every Thursday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m to encourage children “to be a reader and become a leader.”