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After-School Read Aloud

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Registration is NOT required
Members only with no fee
[Harrison Cady, Caleb Cottontail (Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1921. Boston Athenæum.]

After-School Read Aloud

Children age 5 and up engage with longer picture books and short chapter books during a book-focused story time. Children continue to reap the benefits of being read to aloud in a casual social setting, with built-in opportunities to question, reflect, and make connections. Reading to children aloud enables them to expand their vocabulary, gain exposure to new types of stories, and improve their long-term reading success, even as they begin to read on their own.

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Auto-generated captions are available for most virtual programs. To request live captioning or other accommodations, please contact Hannah Weisman at or 617-720-7617 at least four business days prior to the event.