GetSet4K

Monthly guide to school readiness

Help your young child prepare for kindergarten with the Library's FREE month-by-month guide to kindergarten readiness. Tips and ideas include skills development, getting ready to read, health and wellness and lots of book recommendations!  The State Library of NC will send you free text messages to get your child ready for kindergarten in this free program! 

Resources to Get Ready for Kindergarten

TumbleBooks

TumbleBooks is a collection of animated, talking picture books. TumbleBooks can be read by you or to you! The collection includes story books, books in French and Spanish for language learning, non-fiction books, graphic novels, puzzles and games.

Bookhive

Bookhive lets you search hundreds of children's book reviews by title, author, reading level, interest category, and number of pages; new reviews monthly.

StoryPlace

StoryPlace is the Library's bilingual website for young children.  Listen to stories and explore interactive online activities and games. 

Autism Reference Collection

You can find the Autism Reference Collection in Spangler Library at ImaginOn.

Upcoming Events

Family Storytime

Monday, January 27 10:00 AM
Davidson

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child. Registration opens 30 minutes prior to storytime at 9.30am. Please check in at the desk.

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Stories in 2 Languages: Spanish

Monday, January 27 10:15 AM
Mint Hill

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

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Family Storytime

Monday, January 27 10:15 AM
Matthews

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers.

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