Family Literacy Day Calendar

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Learning in the Great Outdoors Adventure

Children and their parentents and Caregivers take part in 20 "challenges" trhoughout the month of January and email photos of them overcoming the challenges with recognition and prizes to be awarded January 27.


Date:  
Monday, January 3, 2022
Time:  
01:00 AM
Organization:  
Moose Jaw and District Literacy Network
Contact Name:  
Christine Boyczuk
Event Location:
1250 11th Ave NW
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan S6H 4L9
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Learning in the Great Outdoors Adventure

Children and their parentents and Caregivers take part in 20 "challenges" trhoughout the month of January and email photos of them overcoming the challenges with recognition and prizes to be awarded January 27.


Date:  
Monday, January 3, 2022
Time:  
01:00 AM
Organization:  
Moose Jaw and District Literacy Network
Contact Name:  
Christine Boyczuk
Event Location:
1250 11th Ave NW
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan S6H 4L9
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When the T

Children and their parentents and Caregivers take part in 20 "challenges" trhoughout the month of January and email photos of them overcoming the challenges with recognition and prizes to be awarded January 27.


Date:  
Monday, January 3, 2022
Time:  
01:00 AM
Organization:  
Moose Jaw and District Literacy Network
Contact Name:  
Christine Boyczuk
Event Location:
1250 11th Ave NW
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan S6H 4L9
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When the Trees Crackle with Cold: Story Trail

Children and their parents or/and caregivers take part in walking the Story Trail and discovering the Cree Calendar written by 20 "challenges" trhoughout the month of January and email photos of them overcoming the challenges with recognition and prizes to be awarded January 27.


Date:  
Monday, January 10, 2022
Time:  
09:00 AM
Organization:  
Moose Jaw and District Literacy Network
Contact Name:  
Christine Boyczuk
Event Location:
1250 11th Ave NW
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan S6H 4L9
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Story Trail: When the Trees Crackle with Cold

Children and their parents and caregivers will walk the trail reading the wonderful book "When the Trees Crackle with Cold" a Cree Calendar by Bernice Johnson-Laxdal & Miriam K.o.rner. An activity Package and a book may be picked up at the Early Years Family Resource Centre once the trail is completed.


Date:  
Monday, January 10, 2022
Time:  
09:01 AM
Organization:  
Early Years Family Resource Centre
Contact Name:  
Wanda Peakman
Event Location:
1250 11th Ave NW
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan S6H 4L9
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Family Literacy Day Postcards with READ Saskatoon

Between January 13-27, visit any Wheatland Regional Library or Saskatoon Public Library to pick up a postcard. Mail it in to READ Saskatoon or drop it off at your closest library location. The first 100 families to return the completed postcard will receive a copy of When the Trees Crackle with Cold: A Cree Calendar by Bernice Johnson-Laxdal.


Date:  
Thursday, January 13, 2022
Time:  
12:00 AM
Contact Name:  
Kayla
Event Location:
2-706 Duchess street
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 0R3
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I SPY: Family Literacy Fun!

Starting on Friday, January 21 at the Sidney / North Saanich Library (10091 Resthaven Dr.)...

We have crafted an “I Spy” challenge just for you!

Pick up a booklet. You’ll find answers to the questions in our “I Spy” window. Look closely! Got all the answers? Enter our PRIZE DRAW and maybe win a fun game package for the whole family.


Date:  
Friday, January 21, 2022
Time:  
10:00 AM
Organization:  
Vancouver Island Regional Library - Sidney / North Saanich Branch
Contact Name:  
Virginia
Event Location:
10091 Resthaven Dr.
Sidney, British Columbia V8L 3G3
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Family Literacy Story Walk/Kit Pick Up

Come walk the mall as you read the story from Saskatchewan author, Miriam Korner, "When the Trees Crackle with Cold"! Join the Mann Art gallery for a book inspired art project. When complete, see the friendly staff at the Pirnce Albert Literact Network for your take home kit filled with ideas to go and "Learn from the Great Outdoors" as a family 🙂


Date:  
Saturday, January 22, 2022
Time:  
01:00 PM
Organization:  
Prince Albert Literacy Network
Contact Name:  
Kara Thorpe
Event Location:
525 - 1403 Central Ave
Gateway Mall Unit 525
Prince Albert, Saskatchewan S6V 7J4
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A Bedtime Storytelling Feast

Celebrating Family Literacy virtually, using Zoom, for families with children to age 6.
Enjoy stories, rhymes, movement, painting activity and creating snow people from 6-7 pm.
Free resources provided; pick up at Huntsville Public Library.
Registration is required:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErdemhqDMjHNQXvqGJiPN2Xz-5FY1XfwHL


Date:  
Monday, January 24, 2022
Time:  
06:00 PM
Contact Name:  
Sandy Inkster
Event Location:
7 Minerva Street East
Huntsville, Ontario P1H 1W4
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Winter Activity Kits

We will be handing out activity kits which will include the Activity book, a winter story, free play items, like play doh, shapes. Brochures from partners, and a chance to enter for a grand prize.


Date:  
Monday, January 24, 2022
Time:  
12:00 AM
Organization:  
Drumheller Family Literacy
Contact Name:  
Louise Henrickson
Event Location:
Box 419
250 Centre Street
Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0
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Downtown Story

Book pages displayed in the windows of our downtown businesses for the week.


Date:  
Monday, January 24, 2022
Time:  
10:00 AM
Organization:  
Alice Melnyk Public Library
Contact Name:  
Betty Lou Kobe
Event Location:
5009 50 (Diefenbaker) Ave
Two Hills, Alberta T0B 4K0
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FAmily Literacy Week Story Walk

The Hazelton District Public Library with Northwest Child Development Centre will host a Story Walk at Polly Sargent Park. Hazelton is in the heart of unceded Gitxsan territory, so we have selected Lo'ops Lugaganowals in Gitxsanimx and its English translation Trudy's Rock. 11am to 4:30 pm all week.


Date:  
Monday, January 24, 2022
Time:  
11:00 AM
Organization:  
Hazelton District Public Library with Northwest Child Development Centre
Contact Name:  
Ruth Cooper
Event Location:
4255 Government St
PO Box 323
Hazelton, British Columbia V0J 1Y0
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Peterborough Public Library Virtual Family Literacy Scavenger Hunt

Exercise your mind and your body together: take a walk around your neighbourhood in search of things that fit the clues on our Family Literacy Scavenger Hunt. Starting Monday, January 24 at 10 am, you can either print the clues from this page or pick up a copy at the Children’s Info Desk. Email photos of your finds for a chance to win a draw prize.


Date:  
Monday, January 24, 2022
Time:  
10:00 AM
Organization:  
Peterborough Public Library
Contact Name:  
Karen Clysdale
Event Location:
Peterborough Public Library
345 Aylmer Street North
PETERBOROUGH, Ontario K9H 3V7
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Peterborough Public Library Virtual Kid Lit Trivia Challenge

Celebrate your love for children's literature with this fun, interactive game that you can play together on your phone, tablet or computer. At the end of the week, we’ll see which family makes it to the top three spots on the Podium to win some special prizes!


Date:  
Monday, January 24, 2022
Time:  
10:00 AM
Organization:  
Peterborough Public Library
Contact Name:  
Karen Clysdale
Event Location:
Peterborough Public Library
345 Aylmer Street North
PETERBOROUGH, Ontario K9H 3V7
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Raffi Cavoukian & the Raffi Foundation for Child Honouring

Raffi Cavoukian is coming to Literacy Quebec (virtually)!

Join us to hear Raffi talk about the Raffi Foundation for Child Honouring.

To register (spots are limited): https://tinyurl.com/ytj44kn2


Date:  
Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Time:  
01:00 PM
Contact Name:  
Margo Legault
Event Location:
4590 rue de Verdun, suite 206
Montreal, Quebec H4G 1M3
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Southwest Literacy Committee celebrates Family Literacy Day

Family Resource Centre Swift Current will be giving books away to 5 lucky families each week in January, enjoying themed activities and reading the books which have been selected for FLD 2022 as part of story-time during our weekly preschool program, promoting the participation of families in virtual events, and giving away a FLD Activity Kit.


Date:  
Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Time:  
09:00 AM
Organization:  
Family Resource Centre Swift Current
Contact Name:  
Laura Beddome, Executive Director
Event Location:
2150 Walker Street
Swift Current, Saskatchewan S9H 4C1
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Celebrate Family Literacy Day virtually with FLD Honorary Chair Barbara Reid!

Join us online for a special event with author, illustrator and FLD Honorary Chair, Barbara Reid. Barbara will demonstrate how to use modelling clay to create a picture. She will share unique techniques you can use to make different things. Registration required:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcvfuquqT0qHdEyH8KXzLA-Dc59ARxzkQfm


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
04:30 PM
Organization:  
ABC Life Literacy Canada
Contact Name:  
Ashley Tilley
Event Location:
110 Eglinton Ave East
Toronto, Ontario M4P 1E2
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Celebrate Family Literacy Day with Guelph Firefights: Outdoor Safety Fun

Celebrate Family Literacy Day! Join the Guelph Public Library and Guelph Firefighters for a special storytime that is all about playing safe in the great outdoors. Grades JK to Grade 3. Please register for this free online event at https://guelphpl.libnet.info/event/5891049.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
10:00 AM
Organization:  
Guelph Public Library
Contact Name:  
Lisa Cunningham
Event Location:
100 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4J6
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"It's A Mitig" virtual author event with Bridget George

Celebrate Family Literacy Day with award-winning Anishinaabe author-illustrator Bridget George. It's a Mitig! is a joyful picture book celebration of nature, language and culture. Register online at lpl.ca/programs or by phone at 519 661-4600. The Zoom link will be sent to participants one day before the start of the program.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
09:30 AM
Organization:  
London Public Library
Contact Name:  
Frances Cutt
Event Location:
Online Zoom Event 251 Dundas St.
London, ON, Ontario N6A 6H9
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Lambton County’s Great Outdoor StoryWalks

Literacy Lambton, Lambton County Library, EarlyON Centres and other champions of literacy team up to host/highlight ways to build literacy in the great outdoors. Watch for a Pop-Up StoryWalk in downtown Sarnia’s McGibbon Park featuring “It’s a Mitig!” Register for Barbara Reid’s virtual event for a chance to win clay kits to play along at home.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
09:00 AM
Organization:  
Literacy Lambton
Contact Name:  
Tracy Pound
Event Location:
Lochiel Kiwanis Community Centre
180 College Ave. N
Sarnia, Ontario N7T 7X2
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Walk and Roll, Let's Go for a Stroll!

Participants are encouraged to bundle up and 'walk and roll'' with their young families in their own neighbourhood, while identifying and talking about everything they see. Scavenger hunt ideas will be provided. Following the walk, there will be a virtual Zoom group for stories and songs with a related theme.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
10:30 AM
Organization:  
Monica Place
Contact Name:  
Judy Wright-Fedyk
Event Location:
Monica Place - Virtual Event
231 Herbert St.
Waterloo, Ontario N2J 1V1
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Sudbury Catholic Schools Celebrates Family Literacy Day

Author Howard Binkow from Sarasota Florida will do storytime with grades K-3 (Mud and Rainbows). Then at 1pm, K-6 students are invited to learn how to make playdough to be ready for Barbara Reid's 4:30 pm hands-on art session.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
10:00 AM
Organization:  
Experiential Learning Consultant for Sudbury Catholic School
Contact Name:  
Christina Raso
Event Location:
165A D' Youville Street
Sudbury, Ontario P3C 5E7
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Reading Rocks! Storytime & Art

Join Sandra and Simone as we celebrate Family Literacy Day with a special storytime and art project. This is an online event presented in partnership by the Grimsby Public Library and the Grimsby Public Art Gallery. Register to reserve your Zoom link and art kit: https://events.grimsby.ca/library/Detail/2022-01-27-1100-Reading-Rocks


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
11:00 AM
Contact Name:  
Simone Saunders
Event Location:
VITRUAL EVENT ONLY
Grimsby Public Library
Grimsby, Ontario L3M 1Y1
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Meet the Authors Event! (via Zoom)

Celebrate Family Literacy Day & 2022 Winter Olympics with Sue Irwin & Catherine Rondina. Students will learn about writing non-fiction and get a behind-the-scenes look at famous Canadian athletes. For students in grades 4-6. Register to receive link: https://events.grimsby.ca/library/Detail/2022-01-27-0930-Canadian-Athletes-amp-the-Olympics


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
09:30 AM
Organization:  
Grimsby Public Library
Contact Name:  
Simone Saunders
Event Location:
Grimsby Public Library
18 Carnegie Lane
Grimsby, Ontario L3M 1Y1
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Milk and Cookies PJ Storytime

Stories, songs, and a bedtime snack! Join us for a wintery evening of fun before bedtime to celebrate Family Literacy Day!


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
06:30 PM
Organization:  
Didsbury Municipal Library
Contact Name:  
Maia Foster
Event Location:
2033 19 Ave
Didsbury, Alberta T0M 0W0
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Stroll Through A Story

The Lakeland Library Region’s North Battleford Library, in partnership with Lloydminster Learning Council Association will have a story spread throughout central park (weather depending, will be inside the library if not able to be outside). Stroll through the story and then enter your child’s name and your phone number for a prize raffle inside.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
11:00 AM
Organization:  
Lakeland Library Region
Contact Name:  
Korrine Millard
Event Location:
1392 101st Street
North Battleford, Saskatchewan S9A 0T4
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Winter Family Story Stroll

The Winter Family Story Stroll will begin on January 27th and will be available to participants until mid March. The bilingual story is titled "I love Winter / J'adore L'hiver by Shelley Admont.
The story will begin and end at the library. As you stroll along the path, you're directed to the next page in the story.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
12:00 AM
Organization:  
Teck Centennial Public Library
Contact Name:  
Cheryl Lafreniere
Event Location:
10 Kirkland Street E
Kirkland Lake, Ontario P2N 3K2
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Encourage a love of learning this Family Literacy Day with READ Saskatoon and The Saskatoon Public Library

Join us on January 27 for one of two free online events: 10:00–11:00 am or 1:00–2:00 pm. Follow along as we go through tips and tricks to incorporate literacy activities in your home.
-Song, rhymes
-Storytelling
-Literacy games
-Prizes
Click the link to register: https://www.readsaskatoon.com/register/family-literacy-day-2022-programs/


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
10:00 AM
Organization:  
READ Saskatoon
Contact Name:  
Kayla
Event Location:
2-706 Duchess Street
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 0R3
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Read for 15 - Two Hills

We invite all in our local area to read for 15 minutes and report to the Library. We are doing a challenge within our Northern Lights Library System


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
10:00 AM
Organization:  
Alice Melnyk Public Library
Contact Name:  
Betty Lou Kobe
Event Location:
5009 50 (Diefenbaker) Ave
Two Hills, Alberta T0B 4K0
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Flurries and Fun Family Literacy Event

Flurries and Fun Family Literacy event is being put on the the Regional Kids First at Holdfast Library in Holdfast Saskatchewan. This will have interactive stations around our small library and each family will receive a free book to take home with them.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
01:00 PM
Contact Name:  
Holdfast Library
Event Location:
125 ROBERTS STREET
PO BOX 205
HOLDFAST, Saskatchewan S0G2H0
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New Westminster Family Literacy Day

Family Literacy event.

This is free and opened to the public, kids of all ages and their parents are welcome.
*Kids will receive a free book
*Participate in the Outdoor Story Walks(R): Learn the Alphabet with Northwest Coast Native Art
*Parents will gain useful tips and tools to use to promote literacy with their children in different aspects


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
11:00 AM
Contact Name:  
Literacy New Westminster
Event Location:
701 Eight Avenue
New Westminster, British Columbia V3M2R2
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Free livestream with Saskatchewan authors and illustrator of 'When the Trees Crackle with Cold: A Cree Calendar'

Join us to hear stories and more from the authors and illustrator of “When the Trees Crackle with Cold: A Cree Calendar,” Bernice Johnson-Laxdal and Miriam Körner. ​Families, classrooms, and groups can sign up to receive a free package of digital resources and a chance to win a signed copy of the book: www.surveymonkey.com/r/TreesCrackle-SignUp


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
10:30 AM
Organization:  
Saskatchewan Literacy Network
Contact Name:  
Phaedra Hitchings
Event Location:
118 Avro Place
Air Ronge, Saskatchewan S0J3G0
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Family Literacy Day featuring Heather O'Connor

Celebrate literacy during this visit from Heather O’Connor, author of The Betting Game and Fast Friends as she talks about writing, reading, and the importance of stories.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
07:00 PM
Organization:  
Ajax Public Library
Contact Name:  
Devon Ward
Event Location:
Ajax Public Library
55 Harwood Ave. S.
Ajax, Ontario L1S 2H8
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SMPT Literacy Library on Wheels

Family Activity Book Package will be dropped off at registered homes within our South Mountain area. Please email southmountainhamilton@gmail.com. We have fantastic outdoor activity sheets and brand new books for children and other family members who love to read! Making our community stronger readers one book at a time! #lovewhereyoulive


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
01:03 PM
Organization:  
South Mountain Planning Team
Contact Name:  
SMPT
Event Location:
595 rymal rd
hamilton, Ontario l9b2l2
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Family Literacy Day Story Time

Bundle up your little ones for an evening story hour. Come in your PJs and feel free to invited your favourite stuffed animals! We will have stories and a craft to enjoy together and will send each family home with a snack to enjoy together! Please register in advance by calling 403-742-2292. It will count toward our annual Read for 15 challenge!


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
06:00 PM
Organization:  
Stettler Public Library
Contact Name:  
Rhonda O'Neill
Event Location:
6202 - 44 Avenue
Stettler, Alberta T0C 2L1
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The Race Around World (Plus Space) 2022

Race around the world (plus space) using the magic of Google Maps and Google Earth! Solve the clues to figure out where in the world (or space) you need to be and collect screen shots detailing your travels. From mountain peaks, to Japan, from the oceans surface to the top of the world. Race from the comfort of your own home to be the fastest fa


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
04:30 PM
Organization:  
Okotoks Public Library
Contact Name:  
Jeff Blumer
Event Location:
23 Riverside Dr.
Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1A6
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Family Literacy Day 2022

Celebrate Family Literacy Day 2022!
Check out our website (https://bit.ly/3IaHcaT) to download our mitten design contest and outdoor BINGO contest!
Stop by Lakeland Regional Libraries to participate in a scavenger hunt!
Celebrate the Lloydminster Public Library's opening with a scavenger hunt and activity kits!


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
09:00 AM
Organization:  
Lloydminster Learning Council Association
Contact Name:  
Rebecca Robinson
Event Location:
202, 5009 48 Street
Lloydminster, Alberta T9V OH7
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Author reading

Declan Bratkoski, a grade 4 student in Ms. Matlock’s class, wrote a children’s book with his grandma. It is a cute little story about a boy who lost his pet tarantula at school. Declan and his grandma, Pam Metz, are doing a virtual author reading at Lumsden School, in Lumsden, Sask.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
09:30 AM
Organization:  
Lumsden Elementary School
Contact Name:  
Pam Metz
Event Location:
200 Broad Street
Lumsden, Saskatchewan S0G3G0
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Southwest Literacy Committee celebrates Family Literacy Day

Chinook Regional Library, Member of the SW Literacy Committee

Burstall, Consul, Eastend, Fox Valley, Leader, Ponteix and Maple Creek Libraries will be hosting the public for Barbara Reid's virtual program on January 27th - learning how to use clay to create a picture.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
03:30 AM
Organization:  
Chinook Regional Library
Contact Name:  
Kathryn Foley
Event Location:
110 11 Ave. NW
Swift Current, Saskatchewan S9H 1B8
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Southwest Literacy Committee celebrates Family Literacy Day

The SWLC will join other SK Family Literacy HUB's, the Sask Literacy Network and families throughout Saskatchewan in a virtual event featuring the book "When the Trees Crackle with Cold." Author Bernice Johnson-Laxdal and illustrator Miriam Körner will share stories and a reading. Join the event here: https://saskliteracy.ca/crackle/


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
10:30 AM
Organization:  
Great Plains College
Contact Name:  
Bula Ghosh
Event Location:
129 2nd Ave NE
Swift Current, Saskatchewan S9H 2C6
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Frontier College Family Literacy Day Story Time- Greenstone

Join us for a live reading of "The Little Things" by Nicole Thomson.
Register to receive your Teams Link


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
01:30 PM
Organization:  
Frontier College
Contact Name:  
Vicky Budge
Event Location:
101 King st
Longlac, Ontario p0t2a0
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Frontier College Family Literacy Day Story Time- Thunder Bay

Join us for Family Literacy Day on Thursday Feb 27th at 1:30pm for a live reading of "The Little Things" read by author Nicole Thomson.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
01:30 PM
Organization:  
Frontier College
Contact Name:  
Ben Albert
Event Location:
895 South Tungsten , Suite 5
Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B6H2
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TLE's Family Literacy Series

As part of our Ready to Read, Write, Think project TLE has created Family Literacy Series videos that will be shared in the community and on social media.
https://tleliteracy.com/tles-family-literacy-series


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
05:00 PM
Organization:  
The Learning Exchange
Contact Name:  
Darlene Brown
Event Location:
2100 boul des Laurentides
Laval, Quebec H7M2Y6
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Learning in the Great Outdoors

From Jan.24-28. Family Ties will host daily literacy challenges for the whole family. They will include outdoor word search,mad lib, word scramble, adult and youth book quizzes and what in the Spec ( a local English newspaper). Daily prizes include a $50.00 Chapters Indigo gift card and a copy of a local book Blou Potato.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
07:00 PM
Organization:  
Family Ties
Contact Name:  
Heather MacWhirter
Event Location:
208 A Gerard D. Levesque
New Carlisle, Quebec G0C 1Z0
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Family Literacy Day featuring Heather O'Connor

Appropriate for families/all ages.
Hosted on Zoom.
Registration required: https://www.ajaxlibrary.ca/node/538
Free of charge.

Celebrate literacy during this visit from Heather O’Connor, author of The Betting Game and Fast Friends as she talks about writing, reading, and the importance of stories.


Date:  
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time:  
07:00 PM
Organization:  
Ajax Public Library
Contact Name:  
Sarah Dodge
Event Location:
55 Harwood Ave. S
Ajax, Ontario L1S 2H8
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Outdoor Story Time

Family Literacy Day takes place at the end of January, to raise awareness about the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family.

In 2022, the theme is Learning in the Great Outdoors - and to celebrate, we are offering an OUTDOOR WINTER STORY TIME!

Bundle up and join us on the front lawn at L.E. Shore


Date:  
Friday, January 28, 2022
Time:  
11:00 AM
Organization:  
The Blue Mountains Public Library
Contact Name:  
Emma
Event Location:
173 Bruce Street South
Thornbury, Ontario N0H 2P0
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Family Literacy - Plasticine Art: In-Person at East Side Branch

Celebrate Family Literacy week by creating a piece of art inspired by Canadian Author/Illustrator Barbara Reid. Grades JK to 8. Please Register at https://guelphpl.libnet.info/event/5890984.


Date:  
Saturday, January 29, 2022
Time:  
02:00 PM
Organization:  
Guelph Public Library
Contact Name:  
Lisa Cunningham
Event Location:
1 Starwood Drive
Guelph, Ontario N1E 0H5
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Fire Side and S'more

Join us at Nose Creek Park on Jan. 29 and celebrate Family Literacy Day with a family storytime around the fire. This annual event brings awareness to the importance of reading and engaging in literacy-related activities as a family.

Program designed for families of preschoolers, older siblings welcomed.

Registration is per family so please


Date:  
Saturday, January 29, 2022
Time:  
02:00 PM
Organization:  
Airdrie Public Library
Contact Name:  
Eric Pottie
Event Location:
111, 304 Main Street
Airdrie, Alberta T4B 3C3
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Vegreville Family Literacy Day 2022

Join us for outdoor games and winter family fun at the Lion's Club Splash Park located behind the Vegreville Centennial Library, as we celebrate family literacy in the great outdoors. Horse drawn wagon rides, hot chocolate, warming fires with the Vegreville Fire Department and much more. All ages welcome!


Date:  
Saturday, January 29, 2022
Time:  
01:00 PM
Organization:  
The Community Association for Lasting Success (CALS)
Contact Name:  
Jennifer Dixon
Event Location:
4709-50 street
Vegreville, Alberta T9C 1R1
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Online Storytime and Book Display

The Morrin Centre's Education Coordinator will host a special session of our Storytime Online, which is a literacy program for children ages 3 to 7. The story will be followed by a snowflake craft. See morrin.org for more information. We will also have displays of children's books in the library to promote literacy and reading as a family.


Date:  
Saturday, January 29, 2022
Time:  
09:30 AM
Contact Name:  
Antoine Dumont
Event Location:
VIRTUAL EVENT
44 Chaussée des Écossais
Quebec City, Quebec G1R4H3
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Winter Community Fun Day

Embrace the outdoors! Free outdoor activities such as snow-shoeing, snow golf, snow bowling, snow painting and a treasure hunt! delicious hot chocolate and cookies available. Organised by Broadview School and Broadview Public Library.


Date:  
Saturday, January 29, 2022
Time:  
10:00 AM
Organization:  
Broadview Public Library
Contact Name:  
Erica Duncan
Event Location:
Vernon Street
Football fields behind Broadview School
Broadview, Saskatchewan S0G 0K0
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Peterborough Public Library Make Your Own Book Grab & Go Kits

Become the author or illustrator of the next children’s classic with this special Family Grab & Go Craft Kit. Each kit contains the materials and instructions you need to make your very own book.

Free kits are available on a first come, first served basis at the Children's Check-Out Desk while supplies last.


Date:  
Saturday, January 29, 2022
Time:  
10:00 AM
Organization:  
Peterborough Public Library
Contact Name:  
Karen Clysdale
Event Location:
Peterborough Public Library
345 Aylmer Street North
PETERBOROUGH, Ontario K9H 3V7
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Family Literacy Carnival

Join us Sunday, January 30 on Zoom for story time, scavenger hunts, fun yoga musical activities and much more. To accommodate your busy schedules, we are offering the program at two different times - 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
The whole family can join in the free, fun activities centered around the theme "Learning in the Great Outdoors".


Date:  
Sunday, January 30, 2022
Time:  
11:00 AM
Organization:  
Centre for Family Literacy
Contact Name:  
Donna Lemieux
Event Location:
11642 142 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5M 1V4
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Something Special from Monkey Rock Music

Let’s finish off Family Literacy week with a bang and our friends at Monkey Rock Music will be joining us on Facebook Live to do just that! Adults and children of all ages are encouraged to join in on this monkey musical family fun that will be sure to get you grooving, singing and rocking along. We hope you’ll join us!


Date:  
Sunday, January 30, 2022
Time:  
11:00 AM
Organization:  
Literacy Quebec
Contact Name:  
Chris Shee
Event Location:
5202 rue de Verdun
Verdun
Montreal, Quebec H4H1K1
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Zoom Gummy Bear Reading Club

We’re BACK! Join the Sunday Gummy Bear Family Reading Club! Spend an hour Sunday mornings with The Learning Exchange for stories, songs, craft time and parent resources to engage you and your child with fun interactive stories starting with our first session starting January 30th in honour of Family Literacy Day!


Date:  
Sunday, January 30, 2022
Time:  
10:30 AM
Contact Name:  
Darlene Brown
Event Location:
2100 boul des Laurentides
Laval, Quebec H7M2Y6
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Southwest Literacy Committee celebrates Family Literacy Day

Regional KidsFirst and Maple Creek Library are partnering to offer a Story-Walk of the book "When the Trees Crackle with Cold" by Bernice Johnson-Laxdal and Miriam Korner.


Date:  
Thursday, February 3, 2022
Time:  
08:00 AM
Organization:  
Regional KidsFirst
Contact Name:  
Tina Winsor
Event Location:
Maple Creek Branch Library
205 Jasper Street
Maple Creek, Saskatchewan S0N 1N0
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Bonfire Story & Photo scavenger hunt

With the theme of Learning in the Great Outdoors, Manitouwadge Learning Centre AND Manitouwadge Public Library are combining our Literacy Day activities with our upcoming Frosty Days winter carnival. We will do Story Time at the bonfire with a children's story and a short mystery for adults to solve. Also a Story Walk and Photo Scavenger Hunt.


Date:  
Saturday, February 19, 2022
Time:  
01:00 PM
Organization:  
Manitouwadge Learning Centre
Contact Name:  
Tara Ruel
Event Location:
3 Huron Walk
Unit 11 Box 467
Manitouwadge, Ontario P0T2C0
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