Celebrate Family Literacy Month 2022!

November is Family Literacy Month! Talk, read, play, sing, and tell stories together! Cambridge Families: Here are some ways to celebrate! 

Book Events on Saturday November 5 at 2 locations: Free books for Cambridge children birth to 17 years old! Free books in over 20 different languages for Cambridge children birth – 5 years old.


Family Literacy Bingo: play the bingo board together to have fun and win a book! Designed for families with children birth-8 years old. 

You can pick up an age-appropriate bingo board all month long at any Library branch or the Center for Families office at 51 Inman Street or print out below.

Postcard Palooza: Write or decorate a postcard and send it to yourself, a family member or a friend! Send one to us and we’ll include it in a display at the libraries! 

You can get your postcard and stamp all month long at any Cambridge Public Library location or the Center for Families Office at 51 Inman Street.

Social Media: check out our accounts all month long for family literacy tips, activity ideas and resources! 

Center for Families- Facebook: @cambridgecenterforfamilies Twitter: @cntrforfamilies 

Let’s Talk- Facebook, Instagram or Twitter: @LetsTalkCambMA 

Brought to you by: Agenda for Children Literacy Initiative, Cambridge Public Library, Cambridge Public Schools/Title 1 & Home-Based Program and Center for Families 

Questions? Call 617-475-0616