News release

Celebrate Family Literacy Day at Mississauga Library

City services | January 6, 2020

January 27 is Family Literacy Day. Mississauga Library is celebrating with a range of fun activities and events for all ages, including a visit with Lana Button, award-winning author of the “Willow” picture book series.

Event Details:

Author Visit with Lana Button
Saturday, January 25, 11 a.m.
Clarkson Library
2475 Truscott Dr.

Saturday, January 25, 2 p.m.
Mississauga Valley Library
1275 Mississauga Valley Blvd.

Stories, Songs, Crafts and More
Saturday, January 25, 2 p.m.
Central Library
301 Burnhamthorpe Rd. W.

Monday, January 27, 5 p.m.
Malton Library
3540 Morning Star Dr.

Check out the library’s program guide for activities and programs happening this month.

For more information, visit and follow Mississauga Library on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

Family Literacy Day

Family Literacy Day® is a national initiative created by ABC Life Literacy Canada in 1999. Its goal is to raise awareness of the importance of reading together as a family.

Mississauga Library

Mississauga Library is one of the largest public library systems in Canada, with more than 500,000 cardholders. In 2018, the library welcomed 4.3 million visits and circulated approximately 6.1 million items. The library collection consists of over one million items across 18 locations throughout Mississauga, along with a large number of downloadable and streaming items on


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