Grow a Reader: Classes for age 2 through Pre-K
If you would like to arrange one of the following, please call your nearest branch library or complete this online form.
...for your students...
Students learn that reading is fun as CRRL instructors read new tales and old favorites all while supporting and teaching the early literacy skills every child needs to read.
Students will learn that reading is fun as CRRL instructors share new books and old favorites, introduce resources and provide an in-depth tour of all the library has to offer. Please send your request at least 3 weeks in advance.
...for teachers and parents...
Please call Jo-Ann Lawson at 540-834-0767 x223, or complete this online form. Please send your request at least 3 weeks in advance.
Every Child Ready to Read Workshops
Our early childhood education specialist will introduce the skills and practices children need in order to learn to read, along with fun and exciting ways for you to teach them whether in a home or classroom environment.
Early Childhood Education Workshops
At bi-annual workshops, CRRL instructors share ways to motivate emerging readers through the use of props, music, books and other resources. Participants receive 2 credit hours for state licensing requirements.
LEEP - Library Experiences Especially for Preschoolers - Daycare providers and preschool teachers can sign up to attend free LEEP workshops.
Preschool Themed Booklists - Book recommendations and fingerplays for fun themes like "dinosaurs," "weather," and "growing things."