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LITERACY PROGRAMS

Throughout the year, the Governor Mifflin School District provides a number of free events to help our district’s youngest learners Leap into Literacy! The schedules are listed below.  Please check the district calendar and the “Upcoming Events” section on the right side of this page for the latest information.

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LEAP INTO LITERACY

This program is designed for preschool-aged children. Children and adults participate in games, arts and crafts, and listen to stories that are designed to help children get a jump start on reading and writing. There is no fee to attend and no RSVP is needed. Some events provide take-home materials, including books. All Leap into Literacy events take place from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

 

October 18, 2017 at Cumru Elementary
Theme: Fall Fun! Book: Animals in Fall

January 24, 2018 at Mifflin Park Elementary
Theme: Build It! Book: Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site

March 14, 2018 at Brecknock Elementary
Theme: Amazing Ants! Book: Ants Go Marching

May 16, 2018 at Mifflin Park Elementary
Theme: Summer Celebration! Book: I See Summer

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME

The Governor Mifflin School District is proud to partner with the Mifflin Community Library to help foster a life-long love of reading. The library provides story times designed for just for preschoolers! Enjoy stories, crafts, activities, and fun. These events are free and hosted by the Mifflin Community Library, 6 Philadelphia Avenue, Shillington. Contact the library for additional information: 610-777-3911.

Preschool Story Time for children ages 3 – 5: Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.
Toddler Time for children birth – 3 years: Tuesdays at 10:45 a.m.
Evening Story Time for all ages: Thursdays at 6:45 p.m.

Click here for a complete schedule of children’s events at Mifflin Community Library

Upcoming Events

Sat 21

Community Homecoming Celebration

October 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jan 24

Leap into Literacy – Build It!

January 24, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mar 14

Leap into Literacy – Amazing Ants!

March 14, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Apr 23