Holidays and traditions are unique to each person and their family and can shape one’s experiences, beliefs and identities. Children who have an awareness, understanding and appreciation of other cultures are more likely to grow up to be adults who are more compassionate, kind and empathetic.
Books are an important vehicle to share information and ideas and start conversations with children, inspiring today’s youth for a better tomorrow.
The La Porte County Public Library has several opportunities for families and children to engage with nature while promoting early literacy. The outdoors is the perfect natural classroom for young minds to grow and for children to further their literacy skills and knowledge.