January, Pohlen Will Host Reading Timeout on Wednesday, Aug. 28

Indiana Fever guards Briann January and Jeanette Pohlen will host a Reading Timeout this coming Wednesday, August 28, at the Indianapolis Public Library's Central Library (located at 40 E St Clair St). January and Pohlen will read with kids in the Learning Curve from 1:45-2:45 p.m. The event is open to the public.

The Fever and Indianapolis Public Library have also announced that Call-the-Indiana Fever will begin in September. Readers can call in (317-275-4444 or toll-free at 877-275-9007) to listen to their favorite Fever reading a children's book. Each week in September, a new story will be activated. Call-the-Indiana Fever kicks off on September 3 and the full schedule is listed below. For more information on both the Reading Timeout and Call-the-Fever, please visit the Indianapolis Public Library's website.

This year’s “Call-the-Fever" schedule includes:

Week of September 3 – Karima Christmas Reads "Grumpy Bird" by Jeremy Tankard

Week of September 9 – Briann January Reads "Hush, Little Puppy" by April Pulley Sayre

Week of September 16 – Jeanette Pohlen Reads "Wow! said the Owl" by Tim Hopgood

Week of September 23 – Layshia Clarendon Reads "Dogs" by Emily Gravett