A statue of the Mo Willems character will be installed at the public library once the project is funded.
The school air conditioning and park path were among District 39's participatory budgeting winners.
Residents can vote to fund the project with City Councilman Brad Lander's participatory budgeting.
The Girls Read for Girls event on Nov. 16 will raise money for the nonprofit Women for Afghan Women.
Parents say electronic gadgets like iPads and computers are distracting their children from books.
Two weekly children's reading sessions at the library are so popular they require tickets.
PowerHouse on 8th and Community Bookstore now feature roomy children's sections.
The Park Slope public library reopened on Thursday after a nearly three-year renovation.
The newly renovated library will have iPads loaded with picture book apps for very young readers.
The library will reopen on Thursday, Sept. 13 after a lengthy renovation.
Park Slope's public library, which closed in October 2009, won't open again until this fall.
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