Literacy Comes Alive @
The Word On The Street!
Harbourfront Centre | 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
The Word On The Street Learning Tent hosts family-friendly literacy programming
The Word On The Street is partnering with seven community groups to program the Learning Tent. The Learning Tent is a family-friendly destination where experts in the fields of literacy and education will share informative and entertaining activities, and introduce the public to a range of community literacy projects.
The Word On The Street is pleased to announce that its Literacy Programming Partners for the 2016 festival are ONBIDA (the Ontario branch of the International Dyslexia Association), PAL-Reading Services, Frontier College, Vallum Society for Education in Arts and Letters, Planet Story, The Ontario Cultural Society of the Deaf (OCSD) and Silent Voice. For a full schedule of Learning Tent activities, visit The Word On The Street’s website.
About The Word On The Street:
Each September, in the cities of Toronto, Halifax, Lethbridge, Saskatoon, and Kitchener, The Word On The Street unites the country in a national celebration of literacy and the written word. Annually attracting more than 200,000 visitors, The Word On The Street Toronto is the largest book and magazine festival in Canada. This year’s event takes place on Sunday, September 25th, at Harbourfront Centre, in association with International Festival of Authors (IFOA).