Summit County Library for Children

Our new early literacy program for children 0-5 launched January 2020! It's simple: read 1000 books together with your child before kindergarten. This program is happening year-round at all three Summit County Libraries.

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Books we recommend...

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Storytimes at the Library

MAIN LIBRARY, FRISCO, Wednesdays @10:30 A.M.

  • Jan. 29 - Friendship
  • Feb 8 - Llamas
  • Feb 15 - Valentine's Day
  • Feb 22 - Guess Who
  • Feb 29 - Bruce Bear

NORTH BRANCH LIBRARY, SILVERTHORNE, Tuesdays @ 10:30 A.M.

  • Jan. 28 - Q is for the Letter Q
  • Feb. 4 - R is for Rhythm and Rhymes
  • Feb 11 - Valentine's Day
  • Feb 18 - S if for Stars
  • Feb 25 - T is for Turtles

NORTH BRANCH LIBRARY, SILVERTHORNE, Wednesdays @ 10:30 A.M.

Little Readers: Baby/Toddler Storytime
Jan. 29
Feb. 5, 12, 19 & 26

SOUTH BRANCH LIBRARY, BRECKENRIDGE, Tuesdays & Wednesdays @ 11:00 A.M.

  • Jan. 28 & 2 - Nature
  • Feb 4 & 5 - Nature
  • Feb 11 & 12 - Valentine's Day
  • Feb 18 & 19 - Counting
  • Feb 25 & 26 - Counting

Current and Future Events

North Branch Storytime

January 28, 2020 10:30 am11:30 am

Location: North Branch Library, 651 Center Circle, Silverthorne, CO

Children ages 3-6 are invited to Preschool/Kindergarten Storytime. Join us in the Blue River Room on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. Children will enjoy stories and a craft activity. This program is also a welcome space for those learning to speak English and for children of all abilities.

South Branch Storytime

January 28, 2020 11:00 amnoon

Location: South Branch Library, Hopefull/Discovery Room, 103 S. Harris St., Breckenridge, CO

Come to the South Branch in Breckenridge for Storytime every Tuesday and Wednesday at 11:00am! Children will enjoy books, felt stories, puppets, songs, along with play time or craft time at the end. Storytime is a great place for your child to start developing social skills and early literacy skills that will prepare them for learning to read. This program is also a welcome space for those learning to speak English.

Little Readers - Baby Story Time at the North Branch Library

January 29, 2020 10:30 am11:30 am

Location: North Branch Library, 651 Center Circle Silverthorne, CO 80424

Babies and toddlers through age 3 and their caregivers are invited to listen to stories, sing, say rhymes, learn some beginning sign language and participate in movement activities. We may even try some simple art exploration for toddlers! Stay for free play and socialization with babies and caregivers! Older siblings are invited to be models and helpers.

Main Library Storytime

January 29, 2020 10:30 am11:30 am

Location: Main Library, 0037 Peak One Blvd., Frisco, CO

Storytime happens every Wednesday at 10:30 am! Each week will feature a different theme - with stories, skits, songs and a fun craft!

South Branch Storytime

January 29, 2020 11:00 amnoon

Location: South Branch Library, Hopefull/Discovery Room, 103 S. Harris St., Breckenridge, CO

Come to the South Branch in Breckenridge for Storytime every Tuesday and Wednesday at 11:00am! Children will enjoy books, felt stories, puppets, songs, along with play time or craft time at the end. Storytime is a great place for your child to start developing social skills and early literacy skills that will prepare them for learning to read. This program is also a welcome space for those learning to speak English.

Incredible Illustrators for 5 - 10 years old

January 29, 2020 4:15 pm5:00 pm

Location: North Branch Library, 651 Center Circle, Silverthorne, CO

We will look at the wonderful illustrations in children’s books and try various materials and techniques to create our own amazing art.! 4:15 to 5:00 p.m. in that Blue River Room at the North Branch Library. Suggested age range: 5 to 10 years old (Painting shirts will be provided).