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Patti Thorp, UNC’s First Lady, is Book Drive Chair (Video)

Patti Thorp, wife of UNC Chancellor Holden Thorp, is this year’s honorary chair for the campus book drive to benefit pediatric cancer patients at the UNC Hospitals.

In this video, Patti Thorp meets the Book Fairy, who brings books to the Pediatric Oncology Clinic, and some of the special people involved with the program.

Donate new or gently used children’s books through Dec. 10 at one of these campus locations:

  • Davis Library lobby
  • Undergraduate Library lobby
  • Wilson Library lobby
  • Health Sciences Library
  • Law Library
  • School of Information and Library Science, Manning Hall lobby
  • School of Education, Peabody Hall Student Affairs Office lobby 1st floor
  • School of Social Work, Tate-Turner-Kuralt Building lobby

Or bring a book to the Winter Stories program Dec. 10 at 5 p.m. in Wilson Library.

Special thanks to the Bull’s Head Bookshop for offering a 25% discount on books purchased for the drive. Just say “Book Fairy” at the time of purchase.

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