Festival of Trees @ Harbourfront

Attend Canada’s Rock Concert for Readers!

JOIN US on our field trip to the Ontario Library Association’s Festival of Trees.  We have a few spots remaining…

All ESA students are invited to take part in the Festival of Trees, at Harbourfront, on Tuesday May 15th.

Permission forms are due back ASAP… with payment ($16 per person) to guarantee your spot.

 

Learn more about the Forest of Reading here.

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On Libraries and Imagination…

Photo of Neil Gaiman borrowed unabashedly from The Guardian.

GREAT article on the importance of libraries…

Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming

A lecture explaining why using our imaginations, and providing for others to use theirs, is an obligation for all citizens

Read the full article at The Guardian.

Reading Matters

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Why does reading matter? We want to know!

The National Reading Campaign is running a contest to win the library a Kobo Aura, all you need to do is make a poster telling us why reading matters.

Blank templates are posted in the library. Come and tell us why reading matters.  You may also download the blank templates here.

All submissions must be submitted to Mrs. Wray to enter, before March 17th, 2014.

Submissions may be made electronically to enid.wray@tdsb.on.ca or in person in the library.