Children’s Dept

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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

List of Books to hear before Kindergarten, which can be found in our library.

1000 Books LOG sheet


This challenge is for children ages 5-12.  Children will log the minutes they read, up to 10 hours, during the challenge via Beanstack.

  Bookworms will be available from Oct. through April.  Prizes available upon completion. 


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Preschool Story time will be in person the month of April.  Join us at the Library!  We will still have some programming for children available online, so don’t forget to subscribe to our You Tube channel.

Spring programs will run January 22-April 23.





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.