Reopening Notice

On Monday, March 8, CCPL Branches will open with limited capacity for in-person visits at Cecilton, Chesapeake City, Elkton and Perryville. Rising Sun will open by March 15.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten



How does it work? ¿Cómo funciona?

  1. Visit any branch of Cecil County Public Library to register and receive a booklet to log your child's reading.

    Visite cualquier biblioteca del condado de Cecil para registrarse, y recibirá un folleto para llevar un registro de su lectura.
  2. Sign up for a 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten library card and check out up to 20 children's materials, fine-free.

    Regístrese para una tarjeta de la biblioteca especial con el programa de 1.000 Libros Antes del Kínder y saque hasta 20 artículos para niños sin acumular multas.
  3. Visit the library after every 100 books read to receive a special sticker for your child's log and other milestone incentives.

    Visite la biblioteca después de leer cada 100 libros para recibir una pegatina para el folleto de su hijo y otros incentivos.
Library Card graphic with Humpty Dumpty, Little Red Riding Hood, Mary's Little Lamb holding a sign that reads, "1000 Books Before Kindergarten"



1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Wall of Fame

A young girl holding her 1,000 books before kindergarten tote bag
A young boy holding his 1,000 books before kindergarten tote bag
A young girl holding her program pamphlet and wearing a 1,000 books before kindergarten shirt
A young girl, pictured with her mother, holding her program completion certificate
A young girl holding her program completion certificate
Two young girl holding their program completion certificates

In partnership with Cecil County Public Schools and the Cecil County Early Childhood Advisory Council.