For more ideas and tips on Reading, Mark Making, Digital Resources and learning through play with Babies and Toddlers, see the LCNB Family Resource Booklet by clicking here! The holidays are a busy time full of fun and excitement. They are also a wonderful opportunity for literacy enriching experience. Reading can be a wonderful way […]

The Literacy Coalition of New Brunswick held their annual Dr. Marilyn Trenholme Counsell Literacy Awards at Old Government House in Fredericton on October 3rd, 2023. This year’s ceremony marked the 25th anniversary of the awards. “These awards were established in 1998 by Dr. Trenholme Counsell during her term as New Brunswick’s Lieutenant Governor to recognize […]

Our Origin The Literacy Champions Network emerged as a result of the strong relationships and shared passion among the twelve literacy organizations that were previously affiliated with The Peter Gzowski Foundation for Literacy (PGFL). The foundation itself was established in 2002 following the death of Peter Gzowski, the renowned host of CBC Radio’s Morningside, who […]

August 26, 2023 — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Fredericton, NB – We’re proud to announce that the Literacy Coalition has received an ABC Life Literacy Honourable Mention Innovation Award for their Family Time Online program. Designed to build capacity for early childhood educators’ and families’ engagement in virtual literacy sessions, the program provides online family literacy […]

September 19, 2023 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FREDERICTON, NB – The Literacy Coalition of New Brunswick is proud to name the winners of the 2023 Dr. Marilyn Trenholme Counsell Literacy Awards. The awards will be presented on Tuesday, October 3rd in Fredericton at Old Government House. A reception with refreshments will begin at 6:00 pm, with the […]