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Grandreaders Program

2022-06-27 10:30:00 2022-06-27 11:30:00 America/New_York Grandreaders Program Wheaton Library -

Monday, June 27
10:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2022-06-27 10:30:00 2022-06-27 11:30:00 America/New_York Grandreaders Program Students going into Kindergarten through third grade can practice their reading skills during this summer, while reading one-on-one with volunteers. No pre-registration required. Wheaton Library -

Students going into Kindergarten through third grade can practice their reading skills during this summer, while reading one-on-one with volunteers. No pre-registration required.

Students going into Kindergarten through third grade can practice their reading skills during this summer, while reading one-on-one with volunteers. Bring your own book or select one from the library. The program will run for 5 weeks, from the last week of June until the end of July.  No pre-registration required. In partnership with the Jewish Council for the Aging (JCA) – Heyman Interages Center.  This Grandreader's program will be on held on the following Mondays from 10:30 am - 11:30 am.   

Jun 27, 2022
Jul 11, 2022 
Jul 18, 2022
Jul 25, 2022 

Facilitators have requested all attendees to wear masks while attending the sessions.  All attendees will be required to wear masks.

Looking for something to do until then? Take a look at these resources for kids using your library card. Don't have a card right now? No worries!  Find out how to Get a Library Card.

TumbleBooks - books that read themselves 

Kanopy Kids- videos and animated books

BookFlix - animated stories

Explora Educators, Explora Primary School - education resources

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten - sign up online today, and print out your child's reading log and your list of Early Literacy Moments

Accommodation Requests

Please place your request for English-language captioning or sign language interpretation at least five days before the library-sponsored program you plan to attend. Contact the Assistant Facilities and Accessibility Program Manager at 240-777-0002 with all other accommodation requests.

GEN 1.0 10/27/2021

Wheaton Library

Phone: 240-777-0678

Hours

About the library
  • Books, DVDs, and CD books 
  • Early Literacy/School readiness programs 
  • Go! Kits 
  • Homework Help 
  • Magazines and newspapers 
  • 24-hour book drop
  • Workforce development training 
  • World Language Collection 
  • Computers for public use 
  • Earbuds & flash drives (64 MB) for purchase 
  • Early Literacy and After School Edge workstations & AWE tablets 
  • Loanable laptops 
  • Mobile Device Charging Station 
  • Photocopying/printing: Black and White $0.15 & Color $1.00 (costs per page) 
  • WiFi 

Upcoming events

Sat, Jan 28, 10:30am - 11:30am

Tue, Jan 31, 11:00am - 1:00pm

Wed, Feb 01, 10:30am - 11:00am

Rescheduled
Sun, Feb 05, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
New date Sunday, February 05, 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Tue, Feb 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm

Wed, Feb 08, 10:30am - 11:00am

Sat, Feb 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Registration opens Saturday, January 28 2023 at 12:00pm

Rescheduled
Sun, Feb 12, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
New date Sunday, February 12, 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Tue, Feb 14, 11:00am - 1:00pm

Wed, Feb 15, 10:30am - 11:00am

Thu, Feb 16, 6:00pm - 7:45pm

Sat, Feb 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Registration opens Saturday, January 28 2023 at 12:00pm

Rescheduled
Sun, Feb 19, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
New date Sunday, February 19, 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Tue, Feb 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm

Wed, Feb 22, 10:30am - 11:00am

Canceled
Wed, Feb 22, 5:00pm - 7:00pm