Closed Thursday, Nov. 23 for Thanksgiving.  Open Friday, Nov. 24.

Kids

Foster a love of reading and engage with other children and parents. There are fun and educational activities in our Children's Library everyday!

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten is an exciting program that encourages parents and child interaction and promotes reading through sharing books together. Together with their parent, children who register for this program will read 1000 books before their first day of kindergarten. Infants, toddlers, and preschoolers are eligible to participate by registering at Youth Services. Participants will receive rewards along their reading journey and we will hold a graduation ceremony for those that finish at the end of each school year.

Registration is required.

Suggested Book List


Teacher Loan Cards Brochure

Outreach Request? Contact Laura Goldsborough, Youth Services Librarian or Rachael Dabkey, Head of Youth Services


Recommendations

Zen Shorts

by Jon Muth

Three stories and three children are the elements in this story where Stillwater the panda helps the children navigate life's dilemmas. Thoughtful and creative for even the oldest readers.

Recommended by Lori Youth Services Associate

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