Every Child Ready to Read: A series of Early Literacy Workshops for Parents & Children

Why is early literacy so important? Because it helps children develop the skills they need for success later in school and beyond. These sessions will help parents help their children develop early literacy practices: talking, singing, reading, writing and playing.

All programming is FREE. To register, contact the Athenaeum Children’s Library at (413) 499-9480 x203

Tuesday Evenings for Parents & Children: 5:30 – 6:30 pm

     May 7: Fun with Letters
May 14: Fun with Words
June 4: Fun with Science & Math
June 25: Parent Workshop with separate programming for children

Saturday Mornings for Parents & Children: 10:30 – 11:30 am

April 6: Fun for Parents & Children
May 11: Fun with Letters
June 8: Fun with Science & Math

The workshops include activity sessions, information and lessons for parents to utilize with their children to help them understand how they can infuse literacy into their child’s life from a young age.

Presented by Wee Read , the Pittsfield Coordinated Family and Community Engagement grant and supported by Pittsfield Promise and the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum.
Funded by a Coordinator of Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) grant through the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care, through the Pittsfield Public Schools.


About Berkshire Athenaeum

We are the public library for the city of Pittsfield, Massachusetts.
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