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1,000 Books

Ottawa Library’s 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program is a fun, exciting, and free way to start your child on the path to success! Any child from birth to the start of Kindergarten can participate. Any reading counts! If you read a book several times, count it!  If you listen to a book during storytime, count it!  Every book counts!

Earn prizes at every 100 books.More information about 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten programs can be found on our Beanstack Challenge Page and at

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