New Mexico State Representative Joy Garratt Reads on ‘Lavender Libros’ YouTube Channel

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

May 13, 2020

City Councilor Cynthia D. Borrego initiated the ‘Lavender Libros’ a book reading project to demonstrate care and outreach to New Mexico’s children. Government administrators and community leaders alike will read a children's book available on the 'Lavender Libros’ YouTube channel.  Melissa Sanchez, Executive Director of ABQ Westside Chamber of Commerce, is helping organize the project.

The reading broadcasts will occur every Wednesday and Friday until the State Health Order is lifted and possibly continue throughout the year on this YouTube channel.

Today, NM State District 29 Representative Joy Garratt, will read Grace Goes to Washington by Kelly DiPucchio. 


NM State Auditor Brian Colon, Albuquerque District 3 City Councilor Klarissa Peña, Albuquerque District 4 City Councilor Brook Bassan, Albuquerque District 7 City Councilor Diane Gibson, Albuquerque Bernalillo County Community Schools Executive Director Danette Townsend, as well as other guest readers will present special readings on upcoming Wednesdays throughout May.  Every Wednesday and Friday we will provide this at home opportunity to learn and lead with Lavender Libros.