Children’s Dept

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 Summer Newsletter 2022:


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The Basics

Children ages 0-5:  1000 Books Before Kindergarten

This program is for children from birth until he or she enters Kindergarten. Children will log the number of books they read either through Beanstack or on a paper tracking sheet, and will be eligible to win prizes for every 100 books read.  If you would like to register your child, you may come in and sign up or register through Beanstack

1000 Books LOG sheet


Children Ages 0-12:  Reading Passport Challenge: Adventure Awaits!

 Children will complete 30 activities as they read and log them through Beanstack, and will be eligible to win a book prize, an Exploration Place coupon, and will be entered into our Grand Prize Drawing!



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The Summer Children’s programs will run May 31-July 22, 2022  The last day to pick up Summer Reading Prizes and be entered into the Grand Prize Drawing is July 29!  



        The Children’s Department is located on the lower level of the Bradford Memorial Library. We offer books and media geared toward children from birth to age 12.