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.
Access a list of children's books from virtual storytimes!
Children's Library Card Application available here.
New Children's Books...
Storytimes at the Library
Current and Future Events
January 4–29, 2021
Location: Other - See Description
Event Type: Crafts and Hobbies STEAM
Learn about moon phases and make an awesome poster for your room! Take and Make Packs, including supplies and instructions, are available for pickup at each branch. Supplies are limited, so this project will be first come, first serve! Recommended ages 1st-5th grade. Please email your local branch to request your craft pack by clicking the links below.
Event Type: Storytime
Due to rising COVID-19 cases, we have cancelled in-person programs. Instead we invite you to tune in virtually on Facebook Live @SummitCountyLibraries for stories, rhymes, and songs with your favorite Summit County Library children's program staff. Sheila and Genevieve will rotate weeks so you will be able to see all your favorite librarians Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:30am! Can't make it then? Check out our YouTube channel for recorded storytimes. Link below.
February 1–27, 2021
Location: Main Library - Frisco North Branch - Silverthorne South Branch - Breckenridge
Event Type: Crafts and Hobbies
Learn about how animations work and where .gif’s came from by creating the original animation, a Phenakistiscope. Supplies are available for pickup at your local branch. Email your local library branch to request your craft pack. (Links below)
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Online Books and Magazines:
(Library Card needed to access outside the library)