Teachers looking to help their shelves are invited to select free books, DVDs, CDs and other items 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, and 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, at the Fort Worth Public Library’s Central location, 500 W. 3rd St. in downtown. 

The “Fill the Bag” events offer non-circulating surplus items in good condition to enhance community vitality and support education and growth in Fort Worth. The available items are for all ages and stages of learning, and include English- and Spanish-language materials. 

Educators will be provided one large tote bag to fill with whatever they feel will support their classroom. Check-in will be at street-level at the Central Library; teachers must bring their school ID and homeschool instructors may bring their Fort Worth Public Library educator card. Need an educator card? Signups will be available at the event. 

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