Reverse Advent Calendar

Blog Reverse Advent Calendar
children putting book into reverse advent calendar box

Gift the magic of reading this Christmas by creating a reverse advent calendar!

What a fun and meaningful way to help children furthest from opportunity experience the magic of reading this season!

Each day, add an item to a box and once it’s full, deliver to the Little Red Reading House porch (922, 8th Avenue SE, near the corner of 8th Avenue and 8th Street) between December 24th and 30th so we can get these reading essentials to young families in Calgary who need them most through our Reading Place affiliate partners (Children’s Cottage, CUPS, Families Matter, Discovery House and carya).


Here are some instructions and ideas to help you get started:


Here’s a look at how you can create a reverse advent calendar at home: