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11642 142 Street NW
Edmonton AB T5M 1V4
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Our Mission Statement:
The Centre for Family Literacy builds, develops and improves literacy with familiies and communities.

Fall Programs Announced

Relax & Write
Schedule: Thursdays 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Start and Finish Date: Sept 22 to Dec 8
Location: Stanley Milner Library
This program is for adults who are beginner writers.

Books for Babies
This 4 week program encourages parents of infants between birth and 12 months to share books with their babies. Each family is provided with a book bag, books and support material.

Schedule: Wednesdays 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Start Date: September 21
Location: Penny McKee Library
Register: Call 780.496.7839

Schedule: Thursdays 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Start Date: November 3
Location: Woodcroft Library
Register: Call 780.496.1830

Classroom on Wheels (C.O.W.)
Family Literacy Program

The Classroom on Wheels is a free drop-in family literacy program for parents and their children from birth to 6 years old that helps support learning.

Schedule and Location:
Start and Finish Date: Sept 13 – June 15

Tuesdays 8:30 am – 10:00 a.m.
Youngstown Community

Tuesdays 10:30 am – noon
La Perle Community

Tuesdays 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Athlone Community

Wednesdays 10:30 am – noon
Sakaw Community

Wednesdays 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Richfield Community

Thursdays 9:30 am – 11 am
Edmonton Garrison

Thursdays 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Bannerman Community

Thursdays 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Norwood Community (starts Oct 6)

Fridays 8:15 am – 10:00 am
Caernarvon Community

Fridays 10:30 am – noon
Dickensfield Community

Rhymes that Bind
This ten week drop in program encourages parents to enjoy rhymes, songs and stories with their infants and toddlers to promote oral language development.

Schedule: Mondays 10 am – 1:00 am
Start Date: September 12
Location: Holy Spirit Lutheran Church

Schedule: Wednesdays 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Start Date: September 14
Location: Calder Library

Schedule: Mondays 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Start Date: September 12
Location: Penny McKee Library

For more information on these programs, check our website at www.famlit.ca or call the Centre at 780.421.7323



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