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Every Child Ready to Read

Every Child Ready to Read

Before children can learn to read, they must develop a range of early literacy skills. Learning begins the moment they are born, through language and play. Find out about the five simple practices that will help you raise a reader.

TD Summer Reading Club

TD Summer Reading Club - Reading fun for kids, from Canada's Public Libraries

Starting on June 17, register for the club to receive a reading notebook, a web access code postcard and stickers.  In addition to the club, we are offering a jam-packed lineup of free children's programs and performances!

Balanced Media Menu

Balanced Media Menu

Healthy child development depends on knowing how much media and which types of media children should consume. Download KFL&A Children's Literacy Committee's Balanced Media Menu (accessible version) for some helpful guidelines.

Suggested Apps

Suggested Apps

Visit our KFPL Pinterest page for great apps to share with the family. The apps were specially selected for their literacy skill-building qualities.

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Cancelled program

This performance has been cancelled by the performer. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Families with children ages 4 and up are invited to join Shoestring Opera for their performance of The Magic Flute.  Since 2004, Shoestring Opera has adapted classic operas in an exuberant, child-friendly format with an emphasis on storytelling and musical excellence. Check it out at Isabel Turner!