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  We are now taking registrations for all of our current programs. 

  Call 570-622-8880 ext. 12 or email potchild@pottsvillelibrary.org for information or to sign up.

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To contact the Youth Services Librarian, call 570-622-8880 ext. 12 or email potchild@pottsvillelibrary.org with questions or to register. Please include child’s name, age, and your phone #. 

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

*How to participate: Email potchild@pottsvillelibrary.org with the name(s) and age(s) of your participating child or children. You will then recieve simple instructions on how to  begin, as well as some useful links. There is no minimum age for starting. 

*How to keep track: You wil be sent an attachment for the reading logs (which are also available at the Library). You may also keep track by registering for the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge at Beanstack.

*For every 50 books read, participaing children can come to the Pottsville Free Public Library to get a prize book. For each 100 books read, their first name and age will be  placed on a Wall of Fame in the Children's Department. When 1000 books are completed, paricipants will recieve a certificate and have a book in honor of their achievment  placed in the Children's Department collection.   

*1000 books Before Kindergarten name and logo are used with permission from the 1000 Books Foundation.                          


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