- Sight Word Club at Fountain Square
Fountain Square Branch
Nov. 26, 4:00PM-6, 4:45PM
Children ages 4 - 8 who are beginning to read are invited to play games with sight words and explore iPad sight word apps. Each week they will be rewarded with take-home activities to help them as they venture into the world of reading. Parents or caregivers are welcome to stay for the fun.
- Paws to Read at Glendale
Nov. 26, 5:00PM-6, 6:30PM
School-age children are invited to improve their reading skills and boost confidence by reading to a trained therapy dog. Sessions last about 10 minutes.
- Shared Reading Group at Spades Park
Spades Park Branch
Nov. 28, 10:00AM-8, 11:30AM
Adults are invited to discuss the selected book title. Facilitator Anja Saak, who was trained by The Reader Organisation, will read excerpts from the book, but group members may volunteer to do so. The reading is interspersed with discussion. Refreshments will be served.
- Books & Bytes
Nov. 28, 10:30AM
Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, songs and rhymes inspired by Mother Goose. They'll also enjoy digital activities focusing on early computer skills following the story time.