January 25, 2018

Story Time at Your Early Childhood Center

Are you a new early childhood teacher? Or, are you an experienced teacher looking for new books and songs to share? The Little Read Wagon early literacy outreach team would like to offer story time visits to you and your class! Request this service by getting approval from your center director and completing the form at http://bit.ly/LRWstory. A Little Read Wagon staff member will contact you to arrange a visit.

The 'Reading from the Heart' resource guide has many favorite read-aloud...

January 19, 2018

Family Reading - Library

Mayor Ron Nirenberg and the San Antonio Public Library kicked off “Our Family Reads: The Mayor's Book Club” this month. What does “our family reads” bring to mind? For some of us it might be children snuggled up with parents or grandparents for a bedtime story. For others it might be everyone silently reading their own book, newspaper, or magazine. It could even be listening together to an audio book in the car or in the house!  A family that reads together explores, learns, and succeeds...

October 10, 2017

StoryWalk®

What is a StoryWalk®? If you attended our last Play & Learn at Northridge Park, you may have seen the pages of What is Square? displayed on signs along the park pathway. That was a short StoryWalk®. The Little Read Wagon team makes StoryWalk® stories using portable signage so that we can display them during our programs and take them with us when we're done. 
Next time you see a sign with the pages of a book on it, look around for the rest of the pages and maybe you and your child can read the story while going for a walk! 

The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, Vermont and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library. 

August 21, 2017

Fall Play & Learn programs

Summer isn't quite over, but the Little Read Wagon team has been busy preparing for fall Play & Learn. We hope you and your children will come out to enjoy the parks, story time, and lots of fun activities together.

Tuesdays: September 12, 19, 26 and October 3, 10
6:00—7:00 p.m.
Cassiano Park Pavilion
1728 Potosi St. 78207

Thursdays: September 14, 21, 28 and October 5, 12                                        
9:30-11:00 a.m.
Northridge Park Pavilion
821 Chevy Chase Dr. 78209

Thursdays: October 26, and November 2, 9, 16, 30, and December 7 (we'll skip Thanksgiving!)
9:30-11:00 a.m.
O.P. Schnabel Park Graff Pavilion
9606 Bandera Rd. 78240

For more story time and other great programs, please visit the San Antonio Public Library events calendar at http://mysapl.org/Events-News/Events-Calendar




July 31, 2017

2017-18 Early Literacy Workshop for Teachers

It's time to register for our new early literacy workshop! Please go to http://bit.ly/LRWwmd, take note of the different locations, and select your first and second choice dates. Teachers, caregivers, and parents may attend once this school year. This workshop is for adults.

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