1000 Books Before Kindergarten

About the Program

Reading with your very young children gives them the best chance for being ready to learn to read once they reach kindergarten. We are here to help! Sign up today for 1000 Books Before Kindergarten!

Here’s what you’ll get:

1.    A cute, child-sized book bag
2.    A keepsake record-keeping book
3.    A special opportunity for your child to interact with our apple tree mural at the library each time you read 100 books together.
4.    Once you’ve reached 1000 books, your child will get a new picturebook to keep.
5.    Invaluable time spent with your child nurturing and instilling a love of books.

For children from birth to age 5. Stop by the library to sign up. For more information call 608-798-3881.

* Some literacy tips to help you get started.

Mom reads to young daughter and baby in a rocking chair in front of apple tree mural.

Look who has already finished 1000 Books!

Little boy in rocking chair

Little girl in rocking chair

Little girl in rocking chair holding book