Which First Library™ program is right for you?

Compare our programs and choose the best fit for you and your child.

Please note enrollment in the Imagination Library is a prerequisite for participation in the First Library or First Library Plus program.

Books

One

Per Month 

Maximum

Books earned for the following activities

 Read aloud daily 

 Library visits 

Library activities 

Imagination

Library 

Books

Two

Per Month 

Minimum 

Books earned for any of the followinLibraryg 

 Read aloud daily 

 Library visits 

 Library activities 

 Reading journal 

Reading surveys 

Parent  questionnaires

Birthday

Social Media postings

BONUS: GIFT FOR MOTHERS

First Library

Books

Four

Per Month

Minimum 

Books plus earned for all of the following

 Read aloud daily 

 Library visits

Library activities 

 Reading journal 

Reading surveys 

Parent questionnaires 

Birthday

Social Media postings 

BONUS: GIFT FOR MOTHERS 

Parenting programs 

Clothing

Educational toys.

 First Library Plus 

Of all parent-child activities, reading aloud provides the richest exposure to language, so promotion of reading aloud, especially for children from more disadvantaged backgrounds, holds great promise for strengthening school readiness and laying a strong foundation for future educational success.

Reach Out and Read, Archives of Disease in Childhood, Reading Aloud to Children: The Evidence, 2008.

Of all parent-child activities, reading aloud provides the richest exposure to language, so promotion of reading aloud, especially for children from more disadvantaged backgrounds, holds great promise for strengthening school readiness and laying a strong foundation for future educational success.

Reach Out and Read, Archives of Disease in Childhood, Reading Aloud to Children: The Evidence, 2008.

What our first time mothers are saying

Thank you so much for the baby girl clothes, Catherine! I love the outfits and can't wait to put them on my daughter! They are too cute. Words cannot express my gratitude for your helping. It's nice to know there are still helping and caring people. God bless you and your lovely family!

 Stephanie