For Service Providers & Organizations

The Greater Victoria Literacy Alliance and the Sooke, Westshore, Victoria and Saanich Peninsula Literacy Task Groups are very happy that you will be including your family-serving organization, activity, event, program or service in our Festival of Family Literacy database!

Other Ways to get Involved

Learn about Family Literacy Day by visiting

Host a Story Walk – borrow one from The Greater Victoria Public Library
Hide some colourful letters that once found, form to create a word
Create a Take & Make craft, Meal or Activity kit
Offer a family yoga or mindfulness class 
Showcase an online magic or science show
Hand out family literacy activity sheets created by Decoda Literacy Solutions
Provide a mouth watering recipe that families can make together
Share a favourite storybook on your website
Set up a suitcase filled with free books. Invite people to take one

Share our Facebook posts (@southislandliteracy) during Family Literacy Week and highlight something you recently learned or why literacy is important to you. Show your support by including our Family literacy Mascot “Ollie the Owl” on your website.

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