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Programs and Services: Reading Circles

Reading circles are organized around particular themes or literacy objectives. Whether individual community library initiatives or part of Nunavut and Canada-wide programs, reading circles are opportunities to develop an appreciation for good books and good stories.

TD Summer Reading Program 2009

The TD Summer Reading Program has been offered in Nunavut since it started in 2005. The theme for the 2009 TD Summer Reading Program will be “Agent 009”. The program is sponsored by the TD Financial Group and developed by the staff at the Toronto Public Library, with assistance from staff at Ottawa Public Library and Library & Archives Canada. For more information go to

TD Summer Reading Program will be offered at the following Public Libraries in Nunavut.

Donald Suluk Library, Arviat
Phone: 867-857-2579

Kugluktuk Community Library, Kuglutuk
Phone: 867-982-4406

Iqaluit Centennial Library, Iqaluit
Phone: 867-979-5400

May Hakongak Community Library, Cambridge Bay
Phone: 867-983-2163

Story Time

NPLS encourages each library to provide regularly scheduled programs directed towards preschool children, their parents, and caregivers. These programs are generally known as Story Time.

Story Time is:

For more information on reading circles and related programs, contact Sue MacIsaac, Community Services Librarian ().