This year marks 40 years that Joplin NALA Read has been a part of the community! We are so excited to remember the past 40 years and want to celebrate with you! On Thursday, September 9th from 5:30pm-7:30pm, we will host Literacy Liftoff at the Missouri Southern soccer fields. We will have a hot air balloon, delicious food trucks, activities, an exciting raffle, and fun for the whole family! Admission to the event is free. For more information, please call 417-782-2646, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We can't wait to see you there!