Wednesday, 14 August 2013

The Reading Hour

Contact: Elizabeth Roberts, LINC Tasmania
P: 6233 2718 E: linc.publicprograms@education.tas.gov.au W: www.linc.tas.gov.au

Location: National
Date of Event: Saturday 24 August

Intended Audience: All, Parents/carers, Teachers

Read to the kids, read to yourself, on Saturday 24 August get reading!  From 5:00-6:00pm on Saturday 24 August Australians are being asked to take part in the Reading Hour.

The Reading Hour  provides a call to action to encourage families to read with their children for just 10 minutes a day or one hour a week. And it's not just about families - anyone and everyone can benefit from reading for just an hour a week. If you are not sure what to read why not take a look at our list of 50 top reads for adults and for kids.

Holders of a LINC Tasmania library card can go to their local LINC or library and borrow something for free. You can even borrow free eBooks online.

Find out more about LINC membership here  or contact your local LINC.