We love the whimsical and endearing stories of author/illustrator Britta Teckentrup! Her characters may be grumpy, clumsy, and smelly but they are also kind, clever, friendly and lovable.
|This whimsical and interactive story will have you splashing along with Ellie the elephant as she tries to regain control when her relaxing bath is invaded by uninvited friends.|
Join us this Saturday, January 30, 10 am to 2 pm at the Central Library for a FUN-tastic Community Family Literacy Celebration!
It’s time to register for Full-Day Kindergarten!
What an exciting time! Starting school is a big step for little people and probably feels like an even bigger step for the people that love and support them.
What can you do to ensure that you are ready this September?
Want to keep busy this winter break? So do we! We've planned some awesome programs and activities just for you. Join us for storytimes, puppet shows, games, gadgets, movies, Lego and more!
We all feel a little silly clucking like chickens and snorting like pigs; but hearing and making animal sounds helps us hear different kinds of sounds in language. This develops literacy skills and reading readiness. At the same time, being silly and having fun with sounds and words makes reading fun, and fun with books is essential to developing a lifelong love of reading. So,
Steven's baby brother is sick, and while his whole family is worried, Steven is having dreams about an eerie winged creature who promises to help. At first he thinks the creature might be an angel, but as her behaviour becomes more alarming -- and the unusual wasp nest on Steven's house grows larger
Talking, singing, reading, writing and playing!
Through stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and more, children will develop early literacy skills in a fun way. They will improve motor, sensory, and social skills; and learn sounds, letters and new words.
We can help! If you could use some extra help with your homework, drop in and take advantage of one of our volunteer-led homework clubs.