Welcome Baby Program

Open a world of possibilities with daily reading, talking, singing, writing and playing time with your baby. EPL’s Welcome Baby program provides powerful early literacy resources for your baby’s happy and healthy early development.

Visit any Public Health Centre in Edmonton for your baby’s two-month immunization and receive a free Welcome Baby kit, which includes:

  • A board book 
  • A music CD 
  • A tote bag
  • Early literacy information and booklists

Start them Early - Babies Get A Free Library Card

Open a world of possibilities, get your baby a card at any EPL location. Children birth to 36 months of age also receive:

Help your baby become an early active learner with books, music, culture and play.

Our fun-filled, drop-in early literacy classes run at every EPL location and help parents prepare babies for a lifetime of learning.

Discover all of our early literacy classes and events. Bring your little one to Baby Laptime, Sing, Sign, Laugh and Learn or any one of our many children's classes. And it’s all free.