Letters are Characters: Teaching Your Child to Read

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Program Description


This self-paced, play-based, asynchronous course for caregivers and their children, is created by Dr. Caroline Urgulu (pronounced urloo), author of "Letters are Characters." Help your child overcome common reading struggles to ensure they reach their highest potential. This program begins upon receipt of the kit with instructions in the book. Supplemental videos will be sent weekly to those who are participating.

View Dr. Urgulu's Early Intervention video here.

Register for this program and receive a kit of materials to help you and your child. The kit includes: 

  • a Library copy of "Letters are Characters"  (you will need to provide your Library card information at registration)
  • Educational Companion Coloring Sheets and fresh crayons
  • Letter Dough Powder for multi-sensory activities.
  • Supplemental Educational videos and session information created by Caroline Urgulu sent to your email on  August 3,10, 17 & 24

Registration is required and enables your receipt of the session emails from the author. 

This program is sponsored by the Couri Family Education Fund.

Please indicate which time slot you would like to pick up materials so they are ready for you in the Library's Lobby:

  • Monday, August 3, 10am-1pm
  • Tuesday, August 4 10am-1pm
  • Wednesday, August 5 10am-1pm
  • Thursday, August 6 10am-1pm
  • Friday, August 7 10am-1pm
  • Or you may enter the library in person for browsing during these times:Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 2pm to 5pm, Wednesday: 4pm to 7pm or Saturday: 10am to 1pm (If you are entering the library to pick up your kit, please be sure to indicate which day you will be coming and the approximate time.





The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.