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Mitchell County Public Library

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a program to help increase literacy and help children birth to 5 years old become literacy and reading ready by the time they enter Kindergarten.

The concept is simple: read a book to your infant, toddler, or child every day or night. The goal is have read 1,000 books to your child before they reach kindergarten.

Perseverance is key. Make it fun. Give them rewards for small and big milestones alike. The Library will also be providing special surprises for major milestones.

To sign-up for 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten, visit the library during operating hours. Register at the counter, get some more information and a reading log. Check out some books and let the adventure begin.