The cover of the book 'The Nantucket Sea Monster: A Fake News Story' by Darcy Pattison.The HBA Law Week Committee invites Houston attorneys and judges to read to elementary students in 100 schools throughout Harris County in honor of Law Day. The book will be provided with a script and confirmation and then donated to each school’s library during the reading program. Volunteers will read The Nantucket Sea Monster: A Fake News Story by Darcy Pattison April 15 – May 10, 2019. Volunteers will select from schedules provided by the schools in March.

If you would like to volunteer to read during this event, please fill out and submit the form below; alternatively, you may print the form and fax (713-759-1710) or mail (Houston Bar Association, Attn: Projects Department, 1111 Bagby St. FLB#200, Houston, TX 77002) it. Contact Bonnie Simmons at or (713) 759-1133 with questions. Click here to share the school form with a school you would like to have participate.

Free Speech, Free Press, Free Society - The theme of Law Day 2019

  • Select any district(s) you are willing to visit for a reading session. You must be willing to visit one or more schools from the selected district(s). Check "Select All" for no preference.
  • Check if you are willing to read to more than one school.