The school of the little sages of the messenger Brass will open again in the children's library in Gulbene

For the sixth time, Gulbene Children's Library is participating in the activities of the Book Start. "Book Start" addresses and involves families with babies aged three to four in reading, offering creative and developmental activities for the whole family. It is a reading promotion program developed by the LNL Children's Literature Center, which takes care of reading pleasure, reading skills, education and personal development. More than 70 children of Gulbene region have already been active in the library and have also received a special book bag with which to visit the library in the future. It is a pleasure that many of these children are active book readers and users of other library services.

In 2022, 57 libraries have participated in this program throughout Latvia, and the number of libraries is increasing every year. Gulbene parish libraries are also involved in Book Start activities. 2019 , when the last Book Start activities took place, Litene Parish Library and Stradu Parish Stak Library.

The mascot of the “Book Start” is the wise Pūčulēns, who also visited the Gulbene Children's Library in the first lessons. A great friend and supporter of Pūčulēna is the mischief of the Gulbene Children's Library, Misiņš, therefore in Gulbene the activities of the “Book Start” take place at the school of the little sages of the rutic Misiņš. Already in 2019, children's librarians and the tomcat Misiņš invited the little three- and four-year-olds to attend the school of the little sages of the runner Misiņš together with their parents. In 2022, after a two-year hiatus, the school of the little sages of the runner Messina resumes its activities and invites to join the activities in the Gulbene Children's Library.

Runča Misina's School of Little Wise Men will be open once a month on Saturdays from 11.oo. The first lesson on March 26. Application until March 24. The school will run until June and there will be at least three classes - one every month.

Classes will take place for one hour. During this time, the children and parents, together with the school principal's toad Brass and the librarians, will read books, sing a little and move, think, talk a lot and laugh.

We will agree on the following dates in the first lesson.

The tomcat Brass is very much waiting for the little sages! For more information - solvita.libere@gulbenesbiblioteka.lv, 64473266 or coming to the children's library.

Solvita Lībere

Head of Gulbene Children's Library