The St George Illawarra Dragons Community department is gearing up to embark on another massive week as part of National Book Week.

Staff will be involved in a vast array of familiar programs as well as hosting the elderly for High Tea @ the Footy, at WIN Stadium on Thursday.

Dragons staff and players will also join in on fun and festivities at Greenacre Picnic Day as well as the Paint the Town REaD event at Warrawong.

In addition, a number of local school teams will be involved in State finals and semi-finals across NSW.