About 1,000 Things Before Kindergarten
Who is eligible for this program?
Anyone who has not started kindergarten yet!
How do I sign up?
After you read 50 books or complete 50 activities, stop by any Massanutten Regional Library location for your first prize!
Do I have to write down the book titles and/or activities?
No. Just mark off a space on the reading log.
Do we need to read 1,000 different books or complete 1,000 different activities?
No. Repetition is key to both learning to read and healthy development.
Do the books read at library story times count?
Where can I find suggestions for books to read?
We are waiting to give you suggestions! Complete the What Should I Check Out Next form today!
How long will it take to read 1,000 books to my child?
Just one or two books a day will get you to 1,000 in three years. Starting earlier gives you more time; reading more speeds up the process.