Back to articles January 27 is Family Literacy Day!

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Created by ABC CANADA Literacy Foundation in 1999, Family Literacy Day® (FLD) is a national initiative that promotes the importance of reading and learning together as a family. Every year, on January 27, families and communities across Canada celebrate this special day at literacy-themed events coordinated by literacy organizations, schools and libraries.

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Libraries across Durham Region will be hosting events like the following in Ajax:

Who: Ajax Library Services
Where: Main Branch Rotary Room
When: January 27, 2008 at 2:00 PM
What: Panago Pizza Party. Add a little pizzazz to Family Literacy Day at a Library Pizza Party! Pizza stories, crafts and activities will all be topped off when we share slices of pizza from our friends at Panago. Join this free family-focused afternoon!
Contact: Cindy Kimber,, 905-683-4000