Tazewell County Public Library

1000 Books Before Kindergarden

100 B 4 K boys and capes 2

1000 Books Before Kindergarten ties into the nationwide, early literacy program 1000 Books Before Kindergarten that will help your child be ready for school. Parents of kids from birth to age 5 are encouraged to participate. Reading logs are being distributed throughout the county and will be available during PreK and Kindergarten registration at your local school. Logs can also be picked up at the public library.


100 B 4 K boys and capes

After parents or caregivers read aloud 100 books kids will receive a Super Reader T-shirt and a free book. Keep reading beyond 100 books and continue to win prizes! The prize for 1000 Books is a Super Reader Cape, handmade especially for your child! Reading aloud to kids is the number one best way to prepare them for school and a lifetime of learning.


100 Books Before Kindergarten

Find out more information about this nationwide effort to read aloud.This program is funded in part by a partnership with Smart Beginnings and is endorsed by Tazewell County Public Schools.

  • Tazewell Library

    129 Main St.
    P.O. Box 929
    Tazewell, VA 24651
    (276) 988-2541


  • Bluefield Library

    108 Huffard Drive
    Bluefield, VA 24605
    (276) 326-1577


  • Richlands Library

    102 Suffolk Avenue
    P.O. Box 860
    Richlands, VA 24641
    (276) 964-5282


  • Pocahontas Library

    179 Centre Street
    P.O. Box 96
    Pocahontas, VA 24635
    (276) 288-6138


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