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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Participate in this free program and read 1,000 books with your child before he or she begins kindergarten.

  1. Register at the children’s desk of your local library.  Pick up your log and recommended reading lists.
  2. Start logging your books on paper or on the "1000 Books Before Kindergarten" app (iTunes or Android).
  3. Bring your log to your local library at each milestone (50, 100, 200, 300, 400, 500, 600, 700, 800, 900, and 1,000 books) to receive a reward.
  4. Any child who reaches 1,000 books will have his/her picture posted on the BCCLS website (with your permission) and invited to a BCCLS-wide party. 
There is no begin or end date for this program.  Just read with your child and ENJOY!