Kids

Summer with the Library

Summer with the Library

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

A colorful castleThe concept is simple, the rewards are priceless. 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten encourages you to read books – any books – to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to have read 1,000 books before your little one starts kindergarten

 

Virtual Events for Kids

Posted by: Sean
Free Comic Book Day is usually held the first Saturday of May, but 2021 is a little different.
Posted by: NaomiB
Turn over a rock, dig out your butterfly net, and lets catch some BUGS!
Posted by: Courtney
Join us and our friends from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to celebrate the start of Summer with the Library - tune in live for chances to win pizza!
Posted by: LaurelC
Help build your child's developing literacy skills by checking out some wordless picture books today.

Events for Kids

What's New?

Posted by: LiselyL
These books for young readers are all about real, notable Asian and Pacific Islanders!
Posted by: Sean
Free Comic Book Day is usually held the first Saturday of May, but 2021 is a little different.
Posted by: DianaB
Playtime is learning: cognitive development, social skills, problem solving; not to mention exercise and stress relief.

Learn a language with Transparent and KidSpeak

KidSpeak

Children can learn a language with both KidSpeak and elementary courses from Transparent. Learn more from our blog!

Reading aloud to your child

A parent reading to a child, who's reaching out to flip the page.
When's the best time to start reading to your child?

As early as possible! Babies love the closeness and the sound of your voice. You are also demonstrating to your child that reading is an essential part of life. Check out some of our favorite books to share with your baby.