Class teaches early literacy

DOWNEY - The Downey City Library will offer a free class for parents March 9 to help their preschool children with early literacy.Instructor Claudia Dailey will give parents techniques for helping young children to read and develop early language skills through picture books. Parents will learn why it is important to read to children and what they can do right now to increase their child's language skills. The class begins at 10:40 a.m. and is a half-hour in length. Register at the library's Adult desk or call (562) 904-7360, ext. 123.

********** Published: February 26, 2010 - Volume 8 - Issue 45