Foster your child’s early literacy skills and strengthen your family relationships by participating in any or all of the following ongoing events and activities!
These opportunities are hosted by partners of the Early Literacy Coalition. Click on the links to learn more!
StoryWalks® combine literacy with physical activity, placing large, colorful book pages at regular intervals along a walking route, encouraging users to walk (or run or skip or hop) as they read the book and/or enjoy the pictures.
Chippewa Falls Family Literacy with
Literacy Chippewa Valley
One Saturday per month families can enjoy stories, activities, snack and a free book to build their at-home library!
Bright Starts SMILE program
Home visiting for Chippwa County families (for families with children ages 0-5y), focuses on parent/caregivers as the most important person in a child's life, child development activities, relationship and knowledge building opportunities
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a self-paced reading program designed to help parents prepare their children for one of life’s big milestones: kindergarten.