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Date/Time
Date(s) - 11/06/2017
12:00 am

Location
George Coon Public Library

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The 90-minute, 6 week program engages parents and/or caregivers and their 6- to 10-year-old children using story books and discussion.  The program will . Pre-reading activities are also provided for younger siblings.

Each week

we will have dinner, stories, discussion, as well as a door prize!

Call 270-365-2884 to sign your family up for this great program!

Why We Need Prime Time Family Reading?

According to the National Center for Family Literacy…
• Adults stay enrolled in family literacy programs longer than in most adult-only programs, and their attendance is higher.
• Children participating in family literacy programs made gains at least three times greater than would have been expected based on their pre-enrollment rate of development.
• Adults significantly improve their self-confidence, their confidence in their parenting abilities, and their employment status (by 29%).
• Children showed an 80% increase in reading books. They also make twice as many trips to the library.