Jan 20, 2015

An International Service Project, started in 2000 and supported by Houston Area Rotary Clubs, Rotaract Clubs, and Interact Clubs, is proud to announce the shipment of our 205th 40’ shipping container of books (for a total of over 6-3/4 million pounds), as well as several containers of bicycles & bicycle parts to Rotarian led literacy projects in Africa and countries around the world. Would you & your club like to help with the shipment of the next container?


Rotary Books For The WorldPlease bring a group of your club members, Interactors, Rotaractors, friends and family members to help sort and palletize books on the following dates:


Saturday, Feb 14, 2015 10:00 AM – Noon

Saturday, Mar 21, 2015 10:00 AM – Noon

Saturday, Apr 11, 2015 10:00 AM – Noon

Saturday,May 16, 2015 10:00 AM – Noon

Saturday, Jun 6, 2015 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Saturday, Jul 11, 2015 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Saturday, Aug 15, 20159:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Saturday, Sep 12, 20159:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Saturday,Oct 17, 201510:00 AM – Noon

Saturday,Nov 14, 201510:00 AM – Noon

Saturday,Dec 12, 201510:00 AM – Noon



This is a non- air-conditioned/non-heated warehouse. Please dress appropriately - AND please wear closed-toe shoes.


Yes, you are welcome to bring used books (of any type as long as they are in good condition)to donate to this project.


116 Main St. Pasadena, TX

Park on Eagle St. or under Hwy 225

Be careful crossing the street and do not leave valuables in your car


Questions?Terry Ziegler - bigzlumber@aol.com or 713-825-1176.


We always need more funding to purchase containers and to pay for shipping. Please consider asking your club to donate to this great project at the project. See more of the project on the website www.rotarybooksfortheworld.org.