Summit County Library for Children

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

Download the free Beanstack App and set up your account using your Summit County Library Card.

Access a list of children's books from virtual storytimes!

Children's Library Card Application available here.

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New Children's Books...

Storytimes at the Library

Current and Future Events

Storytime on the Lawn @ North Branch

August 18, 2020 10:30 am

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

Storytime is back! We are excited to invite families back to our early literacy storytimes. Stories, songs and action rhymes at family storytimes are appropriate for ages 6 and under. We'll be meeting on the front library lawn. We encourage you to bring your own seating. Camp chairs, blankets from home and similar sit upons are welcome. Please don’t come if you and your family are not COVID-19 Symptom Free. Please observe 6 feet of distancing between your family and other patrons not in your household and please wear a mask.

Storytime on the Lawn @ the Frisco Bay Marina

August 19, 2020 10:30 am

Location: Due to construction we will meet at Frisco Marina, 267 Marina Rd. Frisco, CO 80443

Storytimes are back! We are excited to invite families back to our early literacy storytimes. Stories, songs and action rhymes at family storytimes are appropriate for ages 6 and under. Please don’t come if you and your family are not COVID-19 Symptom Free. Please observe 6 feet of distancing between your family and other patrons not in your household. Please wear a mask. We encourage you to bring your own seating. Camp chairs, blankets from home and similar sit upons are welcome.

Storytime on the Lawn @ South Branch

August 19, 2020 10:30 am

Location: Front Lawn, South Branch Library, 103 S. Harris St., Breckenridge, CO

Storytime is back! We are excited to invite families back to our early literacy storytimes. Stories, songs and action rhymes at family storytimes are appropriate for ages 6 and under. We'll be meeting on the from South Branch lawns. Camp chairs, blankets from home and similar sit upons are welcome. Please don’t come if you and your family are not COVID-19 Symptom Free. Please observe 6 feet of distancing between your family and other patrons not in your household. Please wear a mask. We encourage you to bring your own seating.

Storytime on the Lawn @ North Branch

August 25, 2020 10:30 am

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

Storytime is back! We are excited to invite families back to our early literacy storytimes. Stories, songs and action rhymes at family storytimes are appropriate for ages 6 and under. We'll be meeting on the front library lawn. We encourage you to bring your own seating. Camp chairs, blankets from home and similar sit upons are welcome. Please don’t come if you and your family are not COVID-19 Symptom Free. Please observe 6 feet of distancing between your family and other patrons not in your household and please wear a mask.

Storytime on the Lawn @ the Frisco Bay Marina

August 26, 2020 10:30 am

Location: Due to construction we will meet at Frisco Marina, 267 Marina Rd. Frisco, CO 80443

Storytimes are back! We are excited to invite families back to our early literacy storytimes. Stories, songs and action rhymes at family storytimes are appropriate for ages 6 and under. Please don’t come if you and your family are not COVID-19 Symptom Free. Please observe 6 feet of distancing between your family and other patrons not in your household. Please wear a mask. We encourage you to bring your own seating. Camp chairs, blankets from home and similar sit upons are welcome.

Storytime on the Lawn @ South Branch

August 26, 2020 10:30 am

Location: Front Lawn, South Branch Library, 103 S. Harris St., Breckenridge, CO

Storytime is back! We are excited to invite families back to our early literacy storytimes. Stories, songs and action rhymes at family storytimes are appropriate for ages 6 and under. We'll be meeting on the from South Branch lawns. Camp chairs, blankets from home and similar sit upons are welcome. Please don’t come if you and your family are not COVID-19 Symptom Free. Please observe 6 feet of distancing between your family and other patrons not in your household. Please wear a mask. We encourage you to bring your own seating.

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Online Movies:

 

Kanopy Kids

Online Books and other Free Resources:

 

TumbleBook Library
(Library Card needed to access outside the library)


 

TumbleMath: K-6 Math eBook Database

Children's Book Lists

#1000blackgirlbooks
Books about Bullying
Books about Coping with Loss
Books about Divorce
Books about Kindness
Books about LGBTQ
Books about Potty Training
Books about Refugees
Early Literacy Books
Hispanic Heritage and Culture Books
Hispanic Heritage and Culture Books - En Espanol
Translated Children's Books

 

Reading Tips for Parents