Scholastic World Read Aloud Day & Lit Fest
World Read Aloud Day & Virtual Book Fest

Celebrate World Read Aloud Day with three days of free virtual events presented by the reading experts at Scholastic. This global holiday, celebrated annually in over 173 countries, is all about bringing people together through the shared connection of reading aloud. Join in to meet some of your favourite authors,
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Family Literacy Carnival 2022
Family Literacy Carnival – Online Event

Celebrate Learning in the Great Outdoors with this year’s Family Literacy Carnival. The Centre for Family Literacy invites you to join them online Sunday, January 30, 2022 for a variety of fun and interactive activities that support literacy development. Grab your favourite stuffed animal and come explore the great outdoors
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EPL Family Book Club
Edmonton Public Library Family Book Club

Join Edmonton Public Library’s Family Book Club to learn new ways to support your elementary-age child’s reading journey and deepen family connections by reading together. This is a great family reading activity for families with kids ages 6 and up. From April 16-30, 2021, everyone in your family can get
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storyline online
Enjoy Celebrity Storytime with Storyline Online

Let’s face it – there’s no replacement for Mom, Dad, Grandma and Grandpa when it comes to reading stories – but just for a change of pace, why not invite the likes of Oprah, Chris Pine or Betty White into your home to take a turn?!? Storyline Online is offering
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Join Edmonton Public Library online for Sing, Sign, Laugh & Learn
Sing, Sign, Laugh, & Learn Online with Edmonton Public Library

Want to have some fun with your tot right at home? Looking for inspiration for new songs, rhymes, and activities? Edmonton Public Library staff have taken one of local parents’ favourite classes and moved it online! You can now join in for Sing, Sign, Laugh, & Learn right from your
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Baby Laptime Online with the Edmonton Public Library

No need to pack your bag, Edmonton Public Library is bringing Baby Laptime to you. EPL staff will lead you through delightful songs, bounces, and rhymes that you can enjoy with your little one right at home. There are 2 different options to connect: Facebook Live: Simply visit the EPL
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Say Hello to the New Edmonton Public Library Branch

The Edmonton Public Library is celebrating their brand new Branch at the Riverview Crossing Mall, and you’re invited! The newly renovated Abottsfield-Penny McKee Branch is hosting a virtual celebration for the grand opening on Thursday, October 22. 2020. There are several events planned including a tour of the new space,
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Get Outside With St. Albert Public Library

Looking to get outside for some fun activities with your little one? The St. Albert Public Library is offering several free programs for families during the month of October, including story times and guided walks. Registration is required for some, while others are drop in. Please visit their event calendar
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Thomas the Train Podcast
New Thomas & Friends Weekly Podcast For Kids

If you have a Thomas the Train fan in your house, then you need to check out the new Thomas & Friends podcast! Your little one will love hearing audio stories about their favourite engine with new episodes every week. Stories are usually between 5-10 minutes in length, making them
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Find A Little Free Library In Your Neighbourhood

As a child, I vividly remember visiting my first “real” library, around age 7 or 8. My family had just moved into the city after living in the country for several years. When I entered that multilevel building, with all of its windows and shelves, and colourful displays … it
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