James Madison University

About the Gus Bus

The Reading Road Show, more affectional known as the Gus Bus, is a mobile literacy program that helps to bring literacy opportunities into the neighborhood of students. On the Gus Bus, instructors provide story time, activities, and book checkout for students. The Gus Bus also works in collaboration with the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank to give out food bags at each neighborhood stop.

The Reading Road Show-Gus Bus has two mobile literacy vehicles that serve neighborhoods in the city of Harrisonburg and Page County.