1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Families are invited to join the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program at Emporia Public Library.  The 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program is a nationwide challenge that encourages parents and caregivers to regularly read aloud to their children.  By reading just one book a night, families can reach the 1,000-book goal in three years and provide their children essential early literacy skills. Research shows that the most reliable predictor of school success is being read to during…

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