Use your imagination to go exploring and travel the world together as a family –
you never know what you’ll learn!


Register to pick up a Surprise Literacy Bag with gently used books from Red Deer Public Library.
Bag pick up will be at Family Services of Central Alberta 5409-50Ave

(click on one of the times below to register.  1 bag per family, bags are intended for families with young children and will include kids & easy reading books)


Download the activity passport below.
Complete 5 or more activities on the checklist, send in photos through Facebook
to be entered into a draw to win 1 of 5 Chapters gift cards.  All photos must be in by January 26, 2021.


Link to YouTube Pete the Cat: Out of this World

Link to “What How World: Tell Your Own Story” Podcast

Link to more Family Literacy Day activities

Contact Details

Main Office:

Family Services of Central Alberta

5409 - 50th Avenue

Red Deer, Alberta

T4N 4B7

Office Hours

Main Office:
8:30am – 4:30pm

Extended hours on Monday/Tuesday:
5:15pm – 8:00pm

Toll Free: 1-866-414-3722

Email us: fsca(at)

Park Plaza Intergenerational Centre

5214 - 47 Avenue, Red Deer

Visit by appointment only Phone: 403-967-0171

Parkland Mall Kinsmen Family Play Space

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
9:30am – 3:00pm

Parkland Mall:  4747 - 67th Street, Red Deer