News release

Hundreds of Students Celebrate Success of City’s Literacy Program

Entertainment and activities | May 25, 2017

On June 2, hundreds of grade 4 students from select schools in Mississauga will head over to Mississauga Celebration Square to celebrate their success with completing the Grade 4 Read to Succeed (G4R2S) program.

The two-hour outdoor event will feature a reading by J. Torres, the award-winning writer of stories including Alison Dare, Teen Titans Go and Batman: The Brave and the Bold. There will also be a performance by a local hip-hop dance troupe.

Offered by the Mississauga Library System, the annual G4R2S program is aimed at promoting reading and encouraging students to use library resources.


Grade 4 Read to Succeed Program Award and Wrap-up Celebration


Friday, June 2, 2017
10 a.m. to Noon


Mississauga Celebration Square
300 City Centre Dr.
Mississauga, ON



The event is co-sponsored with Friends of the MIssissauga Library System.

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Media Contact:
Karen Flores
Senior Communications Advisor
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200, ext. 5053
TTY: 905-896-5151