The Youth Committee identified a need for dictionaries, encyclopedias and books for the Multicultural Learning Center in Winnetka at 7510 DeSoto. This was approved by the board during the April 2008 meeting. The center is a public charter school within LAUSD that serves approximately 250 children in grades Kindergarten through 8th grade. A main component of its program is that conducts classes in both English and Spanish and promotes bilingual language acquisition. The school librarian, Mrs. Anderson made a presentation to the board about the school.