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Lire et faire lire: Intergenerational reading across Quebec

20130910_123335.jpgLire et faire lire is a province-wide program that promotes intergenerational reading, en français.  Based on a model in France, it matches volunteers, age 55-plus, with children between 4 and 8 years-old, and once a week they meet for an hour -- book in-hand.  At the International Conference on Age-Friendly Cities, which continues in Quebec City, our Rachelle Solomon met with volunteer reader and the president of Lire et faire lire, Colette Parayre.

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