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Every Child Ready to Read


Agency / Organization:
Coquitlam Public Library

Program Description:
This is an adult oriented program. Parents and child-care providers play a critical role in developing language and early literacy skills in children beginning at birth. Library workshops will show parents and child-care providers what they can do to give their baby or toddler the important skills he or she needs to become a good reader. Parenting or caregiver groups can book a visit with the workshop facilitator, to be held either at the library or at a designated meeting place.

Offered in English

Client Profile / Eligibility Criteria:
Workshops are available for parents and caregivers of:
• Babies: 0 – 23 months old
• Toddlers: 2 – 3 years old
• Preschool: 4 – 6 years old
• All ages: newborn – 6 years old

Registration Information:
The program is for groups rather than individuals. To book a visit, please call Ashley Jiwani at 604-937-4142 or email:

Start Dates / Duration:

Program Fee:

Contact Information:
Contact: Ashley Jiwani
Phone: 604-937-4142 (Poirier)
Fax: 604-937-4145

Program Location:
City Centre Library
1169 Pinetree Way
Coquitlam, BC V3B 0Y1

Poirier Library
575 Poirier Street
Coquitlam, BC V3J 6A9

Contact Name: Ashley Jiwani
Contact Number: 604-937-4142 (Poirier) / 604-554-7339 (City Centre)