Kate Barton is the current Sooke Region Literacy coordinator funded by DECODA literacy solutions and overseen by the Sooke Literacy Project Task group and the EMCS Society. The coordinator is contactable via Sookeliteracy@gmail.com
Our current website is: Southislandliteracy.com.
Find us also on Instagram @sookeliteracy for forthcoming event dates and ongoing activities. The not-for-profit project is responsible for managing the Sooke book bins located at: SEAPARC, Sooke Family Resource Society, The T’Souke Nation, and in the entrance of EMCS.
Here are our forthcoming programs and workshops:
- Books for breakfast in Sooke and East Sooke.
A monthly, one-hour story time with a healthy snack for children 1-5.
Each family receives a book to take home.
To register contact via Sookeliteracy@gmail.com
- VIRL Sooke Youth DAdA poetry Workshop
Saturday 24th November.
A hands-on creative workshop designed to explore DAdAist Poetry and Blackout Poetry.
Contact the Sooke branch of VIRL to register.
Sooke’s Family Literacy Day will be January 27th, 2019. Our theme this year is “MAKE IT!”. We will be working with Victoria Engineering for Kids at EMCS. This day will provide families with opportunities to enjoy a series of STEAM workshops lead by professional staff for three different age ranges… keep on eye on SPN to know more of this exciting free event! Contact EMCS Society to register your interest early!
If you have any questions or would like to work with us as a volunteer or donate, please contact Kate Barton at email@example.com