Read to a Dog


Young readers practice their reading skills with a comforting companion — a certified therapy dog. 



An Illinois library and a local parks department collaborated to offer a low-cost program combining reading and tumbling.

Counting Down to Kindergarten


With no universal pre-K in the area, a New York library created its own six-week preschool program.

Welcome New Baby Program

Providing a book for a new baby builds community between the library, schools and families. 

Books to Get Kids Moving

Want to add movement to your story time? Here are six titles to get you off on the right foot (pun intended).