Hudson – The Hudson Public Library, 3 Washington St., will hold a workshop, titled “Help Me Get Ready to Read,” for parents, grandparents, daycare providers, and early childhood professionals Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 6:30 p.m.
This early literacy workshop will be presented by Susan Marx, B.S.Ed., M.A. and Barbara Kasok, B.S.Ed. Participants will learn reading strategies to introduce early literacy concepts and skills; suggestions for good books to read aloud to infants, toddlers, and preschoolers; criteria for choosing good children’s picture books; research on the importance of early literacy concepts and skills; and parenting strategies to foster children’s feelings of competence and confidence. PDP certificates for preschool staff and childcare providers will be provided. Sign up is requested but not mandatory. For more information or to sign up, call the Children’s Room at 978-568-9645.