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Spring 2016 Wrap-Up

We had a busy spring with our literacy event, featuring a workshop with Liz Hicks and a very popular community book fair. Around 400 people came to check out the displays set up by twenty local authors and literacy organizations. more »

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Celebrating Children’s Literacy

On Saturday, April 23rd, 2016 the Early Childhood Development Support Centre – Kingstec will host a community literacy event – Celebrating Children’s Literacy. This free event is open to anyone interested in children’s literacy, but especially parents and their children! We will more »

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Family Literacy Day 2016

Each year, on January 27th, families across Canada celebrate Family Literacy Day. This day is set aside to remind every one that every moment you spend together, every day, is a teachable moment. It is an opportunity to explore the more »

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Young Writers Program

Each November since 1999, National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) has been inspiring and motivating tens of thousands of writers from around the world to write – whether they’ve already published dozens of novels or are trying out this ‘story-writing thing’ more »

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National Child Day 2015

“National Child Day is celebrated each year on November 20th “in recognition of the UN Declaration on the Rights of the Child and the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. It is the perfect time for young Canadians more »

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