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1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a fun, exciting, and free way to start your child on the path to success!
The concept is simple; the rewards are priceless. Read a book - any book - to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to have read 1000 books (yes, you can repeat books) before your child starts kindergarten.
How to Participate
Read with your child. Reading together is fun and will create life-long memories for both of you.
Keep track of the titles of the books that you read with your child.
Every Book Counts: Even if your child wants to hear the same book again and again, you can count it each time.
100-Book Milestones: Each time you read 100 books, email us and let us know that you’ve reached a new milestone!
1000 Books: You did it! But don’t stop at 1000. Keep on reading together; there’s more learning ahead!
It’s so Easy! 1000 books may seem like a lot, but if you read just one book a night, you’ll meet your goal in less than 3 years. If you read three books a night, you could reach your goal in one year!
Ask our friendly staff for suggestions – we’re here to help you on your journey to 1000 Books Before Kindergarten.