Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi Celebrates National Literacy Month

September 1, 2018

In honor of National Literacy Month, Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is implementing several educational initiatives. These programs continue the renowned boutique hotel’s driving mission to empower and support the local community.

“At Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi, we recognize the influence that books can have on childhood learning and development,” says Gabor L. Vida, managing director of Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi. “We are committed to giving back to our community and are proud to offer these initiatives for National Literacy Month, which we hope will improve our community’s access to books and help nurture our future generations through the power of literature.”

Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi’s National Literacy Month initiatives will include:

  • Readings by the Fire: Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi will hold exclusive fireside book readings in the Library on September 7, 14, 21 and 28. The events will be hosted by local authors and will welcome the families of hotel associates and students from Sweeney Elementary School for engaging and informative storytelling sessions, as well as gourmet cookies and hot cocoa.
  • School Visits: Throughout the month of September, associates from Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi will also volunteer at local elementary schools. Associates will visit classrooms, where they will work with local educators and read classic children’s books in an effort to improve early childhood literacy.
  • Book Drive: Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi will act as the official drop-off location for book donations in support of Opportunity Santa Fe, an organization that engages and supports the local network of children, youth and families. For the entire month of September, Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi will accept new or gently-used English and Spanish-language children’s book donations and reroute the reading materials to families in need.

In addition to implementing local initiatives, Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi will continue to partner with Room to Read, an organization that helps young women to continue their secondary schooleducation in disadvantaged communities around the world, through Rosewood Hotel Group’scontinued support of the program. The various initiatives further testify to Rosewood Inn of theAnasazi and Rosewood Hotel Group’s social mission of empowerment through education, in the belief that learning serves as a foundation for growth and opportunity in life.

About Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi
Located in downtown Santa Fe, steps from the historic Santa Fe Plaza, Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi® is an intimate world-class vacation retreat and New Mexico’s most lauded hotel. Since itwas established in 1991, the Inn has set the standard for luxury and service among small city hotels. The 58-room boutique hotel unveiled a full guestroom reimagination in 2014 to embrace a moremodern, sophisticated aesthetic, while still celebrating the enduring creative spirit of the region’s Native Americans. The guestroom design beautifully complements the Inn’s legendary décor andarchitecture, including works by local artisans, massive hand-carved doors, sculptured stairways and sandstone walls that whisper of prehistoric Pueblo living. The world-renowned Anasazi Restaurant, Bar and Lounge was reimagined in 2015 to boast a chic, new design as well as the addition of a new lounge area and a dedicated tequila table. To complement the stunning new look,the restaurant’s menus epitomize modern Southwestern cuisine, featuring the strong ingredientsand flavors of the Southwest. Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi has been honored four times with the prestigious AAA Four-Diamond Award, the highest accolade presented by AAA to hotels and restaurants based on facilities, amenities and service. Among its other esteemed honors this year, Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi placed onto Condé Nast Traveler’s prestigious Gold List, receivedseveral accolades from Travel + Leisure’s 2013 World’s Best list and was named one of the “Best Hotels in the U.S.” by U.S. News & World Report.

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