News and Events

  • Best Darn Chili Cook Off! News

    October 13 2016

    Join us on Thurs. Nov. 3, from 12 to 3 pm for a Staff Chili Cook off and movie! Chili will be judged by special guest Chef Becky Hood of

  • Annual General Meeting News

    September 9 2016

    Action Read’s AGM is Thurs. Sept 22, from 6 to 8 pm. Come celebrate the accomplishments of our learning community. Help elect the new Board of Directors. Refreshments will be

  • September 8, 2016 News

    August 25 2016

    Celebrate International Literacy Day with Action Read and PEN Canada at Studio 404, 404 York Road in Guelph. For details, please see ILD 2016_Press Release

  • Picnic fun! News

    June 17 2016

    The 2016 picnic was great fun! Yummy food, excellent company, art and drumming – what more do you want? Check out the Action Read blog for more photos!

  • Coming From the Heart… News

    May 13 2016

    Members of the Aboriginal Writing Group held a special event on Tuesday, May 10th on short stories they created about fairies, magical animals and living, breathing trees that could communicate

  • Make Haste! Hurry! Dash! News

    March 18 2016

    Get your tickets for our FLOW 2016 poetry and music event taking place Friday April 22. Madison Galloway, The Rainbow Chorus, Shane Neilson, Madhur Anand, Jeremy Luke Hill, Truth Is…,

  • Receptionist Training Course News

    January 5 2016

    Learn all about communication essentials, phone etiquette, organizing information and much more! Runs March 9, 16, 23 & 30, 2016 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Transportation and child care

  • Flu Shot Clinic and Workshop News

    October 13 2015

    Stay healthy this winter! Join Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health on Wednesday October 21 for a Flu Information Workshop and Clinic from 10 to 12 pm at Action Read. For more details

  • AGM Sept 24th – Everyone Welcome! News

    September 11 2015

    Please come to the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday September 24th from 6:30-8:30 pm at Action Read. Come celebrate the achievements of our learners and volunteers, elect the new