Matthew Whelan, Director of Solid Waste Department Reads on the Lavender Libros YouTube Channel

Lavender Libros is a Children’s Book Reading Program by local government and community members.

April 28, 2021

City Council President Cynthia D. Borrego initiated the Lavender Libros book reading project to demonstrate care and outreach to New Mexico’s children. Government administrators and community leaders alike read a children’s book available on the Lavender Libros YouTube Channel.

Today, Matthew Whelan, Director of City of Albuquerque Solid Waste Department, reads I Am A Garbage Truck by Scholastic Books and Night Night New Mexico by Katherine Sully.

The reading broadcasts will occur every Wednesday until the State Health Order is lifted on the Lavender Libros YouTube Channel.

Special readings will continue throughout the year. Every Wednesday provides this at home opportunity to learn and lead with Lavender Libros.