1000 Books Before Kindergarten

It's easier than it sounds!

Make a goal to read 1,000 books to your child before Kindergarten.

The program is a fun, free way to start your child on the path to a lifelong love of reading as well as help develop language skills and imagination.

1,000 books may seem like a lot, but if you read one book each night, you’ll reach your goal in less than 3 years.

Check out our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Resources for coloring sheets, reading logs, and tips on raising a book smart baby!

How to Read 1000 books before kindergarten

How to Get Started

Stop by the library, call, or visit elrenolibrary.beanstack.org to register. Every book counts!

Track Your Reading

You can track reading and record your library of books with your phone or browser.

Download the app from the Apple App Store

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Download the app on Google Play

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