Thirteen (13) branches of the Volusia County Public Library are open with limited hours and capacity.
Click here for important details about the reopening!
The Orange City branch will be closed June 1 to June 5, 2020 for maintenance.

Lit Kits

Library's BreakSpot pageYouth Services staff will be curating Lit Kits for children in grades K-5 to include library books, activities, and other educational materials.

Kits will be filled and picked up on a weekly basis (or less frequently, depending on patron preference) between June 1 and August 15.

Prevent the summer slide!

Summer Breakspot!

Library's BreakSpot page

The Library is offering free grab and go meals for teens and children, ages 18 and under. Click here for times and locations.

Volusia Reads!
Imagine your story

Every Tuesday, we will read the first chapter of a popular book. If you like what you hear, reserve a copy.

This week's book is "Inkheart" by Cornelia Funke.

Volusia Reads!
S.T.R.E.A.M. Activities

Laura from the Port Orange Library demonstrates Resist Art

Volusia Reads Stories!

 The Library will be streaming storytimes live on our FaceBook page all summer long! Parents and young children can watch a storytime on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 am.

Subscribe to our Volusia Reads Stories! newsletter to see some reading suggestions to go along with our FB live storytime themes.

Kindergarten Readiness

Each week we will explore a different theme, presenting tools and activities that will help your child succeed in Kindergarten.

This week we are introducing Scholastic Teachables.

Scholastic Teachables is an online database of tens of thousands of searchable and printable educational materials for pre-K through Grade 8.

Online Summer Reading Logs!

Children, grades K-5, can track their summer reading online and be rewarded!

The summer reading challenge will run June 1 through August 14.

If children read at least 4 days each week over the summer, they'll earn prizes.

Introducing Miss Humblebee's Academy

Miss Humblebee's Academy is an interactive kindergarten-readiness program that introduces children ages three to six to key concepts in math, science, social studies, language and literacy, art, and music. It's as challenging as it is fun! For ages 3-6.

1000 Books before Kindergarten logo1000 Books Before Kindergarten Program

Join this exciting program for children ages 0 to 5. Read a book (any book) to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to have read 1,000 books (yes you can repeat books) before your precious one starts kindergarten. Enroll at your local branch!

Subscribe to our monthly 1000 books newsletter or click on a book cover below to see some reading suggestions.


Calendar of all
upcoming programs.

NextReads Newsletters

Parent portal

Accelerated Reader Bookfinder
Search for AR books

Reading Counts Quick Find
Search for Reading Counts Books

Homeschooling Information
Volusia County Homeschooling

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Fun stuff

Link to Smithsonian Kids

Link to Comic Creator

Link to Scratch