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Dolly Parton to begin reading bedtime stories to children online

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2017 file photo, Dolly Parton arrives at the 69th Primetime Emmy...
FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2017 file photo, Dolly Parton arrives at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards Variety and Women in Film pre-Emmy celebration in Los Angeles. Parton will be honored at the 2019 MusiCares Person of the Year tribute event next year. The Recording Academy announced Tuesday that Parton will be the first artist from the Nashville music community honored at the annual MusiCares charity gala, which raises money for those in the musical community in times of financial, medical and personal need. The tribute will be held in Los Angeles on Feb. 8. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)(Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Updated: Mar. 30, 2020 at 3:42 PM CDT
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WLBT) - Dolly Parton wants to help make these times a little less scary for all of us!

That’s why she has announced that she will start reading a bedtime story every Thursday in a video series called ‘Goodnight with Dolly.’

The books will be chosen through a selection of her Imagination Library, a program she began in 1995 which provides free books to children all over the world.

The first ‘Goodnight with Dolly’ will start April 2nd at 7 p.m. and continue through June.

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