Literacy Resources

Family Literacy Week

The last week of January is Family Literacy Week (Jan. 24 – 31st)! PRPL will be celebrating with inspirational videos from local celebrities, Book Bingo, Early Literacy video, Early Literacy learning kits, writing prompts, and more!

Our finale event will be an author reading with the international bestselling mystery author, Ian Hamilton on Saturday, January 30! Click here for details, including registration.

Visit the library to pick-up / drop-off your Book Bingo form, or download them here! PRIZES are for three categories: Children’s, Teens & Tweens, and Adult.

Prizes include early literacy games, books, book bags, and more! Deadline is January 29, 2021 and instructions are on each page. Good luck.

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Early Literacy Resources

Join Speech and Language Therapist Alyssa Dixon and Children’s Services Coordinator Sonia Zagwyn for a discussion about supporting your child’s early literacy, and learn about Powell River Community Health and Library resources that can help you along the way.

We’ve also included some helpful early literacy handouts:

Tips for Early Literacy
When Do You Read?
How to Make a Home Reading Zone

Want to talk to Sonia or Alyssa about this video? Contact information below:

Alyssa Dixon, Speech & Language Therapist
Powell River Community Health
Office Phone: 604-485-3310

Sonia Zagwyn, Children’s Services Coordinator
Powell River Public Library
604-485-4796 ext. 212