Phoenix Public Library looks forward to welcoming attendees at our in-person programs. The City of Phoenix follows CDC Guidelines for reducing COVID risk. Everyone age 2 and older visiting a city facility, including libraries, is required to wear a mask regardless of vaccination status. If you need a mask for you or your child, please ask at the Desk. Attendance at in-person programs is reduced to accommodate physical distancing. Thank you for understanding.
1,2,3 Talk With Me Online Online
The 1,2,3 Talk with Me program is a 10-week workshop for caregivers of babies between birth to 32 months. You will use the LENA Talk Pedometer and LENA's Talking Tips to directly impact the growth in your baby’s brain.
To learn more, watch this video: What Families are Saying About LENA Start. Please note our classes will be meeting virtually. No childcare will be provided.
Each week you will:
- Learn about talk through a short video.
- Attend a live, online group session to talk about how to use the science and strategies presented.
- Use the LENA talk pedometer one day per week to count words your baby hears.
Material Drop-Off and Pick-Up
Each week you will submit your LENA talk pedometer by either uploading it from your personal computer* OR returning it at one of the following library locations: Burton Barr Central Library, Acacia, Agave, Cholla, Desert Sage, Ironwood, Juniper or Palo Verde. You will receive a FREE book for your child each time you submit your LENA talk pedometer.
*Your personal computer must meet certain technical requirements
Classes are for adults only and will meet once a week for 10 weeks. Registration is required and by registering you agree to attend all 10 weeks of the series.
To register, fill out this Registration Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CX5FGMQ
Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at FirstThingsFirst.org
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