“Fall into Reading” Literacy Series: Grades 1-2

“Fall into Reading” Literacy Series: Grades 1-2

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Oct/Thu/2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
-Library Annex-
Phone:845-855-3444
Address: 15 Oak St, Pawling NY 12564

Every other Thursday, (10/5, 10/19, 11/2, and 11/16) 4:00-5:30 pm

Falling into reading is kind of like falling in a big pile of leaves—it’s fearless and fun! This series of programs encourages the budding creative writer in all of us to come out with inspiring stories and activities meant to generate creative and critical thought. Selected topics vary by age but includes “Fantastic Flashlight Forts,” “All about Dinosaurs” and “Mysterious Tales” among others.

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