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Talking is Teaching: A Virtual Parent and Child Workshop

Date:  Saturday, June 12, 2021

Time: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

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WKNO PBS Kids are committed to Early Literacy.  Reading books to children from ages 0 to 5 provides special unique moments for parents and children to talk, read, and sing together, and learn something new.


Presenters include:

WKNO's Teacher, Teacher 

Dr. Shelly Counsell from the University of Memphis

Dr. Mary Palmer from Southwest Tennessee Community College & Early Learning Center

Kimberly Martin from the Memphis Public Library


Each family will receive a workshop bag filled with a Sesame Street in Communities-Talking is Teaching Storybook Kit, an age-appropriate book for an early learner, craft supplies & other resources for child language development.

Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email that provides the zoom link for your workshop and pick-up locations for workshop materials needed on the day of the presentation. Please note: you will need these materials provided throughout the workshop. 

Please provide a copy of your confirmation email and your signature to retrieve the workshop materials from the library, while supplies last, through June 11; Monday through Friday during public library business hours. (Only one bag per family is needed)



Remember, space and resources are limited. 

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