Family Literacy Programs


Join us for a Magic Carpet Ride

The 2018 - 2019 season has begun!!

Paintearth Lodge - 4501 55 Ave. Castor (10 am - 12 pm) with Miss Cristina

early reading, family literacy, story time


Coronation Memorial Library (9:30 am - 11:30 am) with Miss Trina
Brownfield School (9:15 am - 11:15 am) with Miss Amanda



  • Magic Carpet Ride is a FREE, weekly program for children from 6 months to 5 years and their caregivers
  • We promote literacy through songs, stories, and play.


  • Read together 
  • Talk about what you see 
  • Sing songs about every-day things 
  • Encourage drawing or writing
  • In any language.

Building Blocks

literacy development for families, language training
  • Weekly, one on one Family Literacy support
  • Supports parents to be confident as their child's first teacher
  • Builds on what parents already know about helping their child
  • Encourages parents to take an active role in their child's literacy development
  • Provides a variety of tools and strategies to help parents teach their child

You should contact Building Blocks to:

  • make sure your preschooler has all the tools he or she will need to succeed
  • make sure your child does not face the same challenges you faced
  • support your child's language development now
  • get fun ideas that encourage learning and literacy



Family literacy