HOLIDAY CLOSURE

All 14 branches of the Volusia County Public Library will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day.

Summer Reading Challenge for Children

Summer Reading Challenge

Get ready for the 2024 Children Summer Challenge, where "Adventure Begins At Your Library!"

Children read and log four (4) days a week to earn a virtual badge and a prize. Complete four (4) out of seven (7) activities per track and earn another badge and prize!

Pre-registration opens May 27th.

Scholastic Bookflix

Our newest resource pairs fiction and nonfiction eBooks for children (PreK through Grade 3).

Animated classic storybooks introduce early learners to the delights of reading while sparking curiosity, creating a natural springboard into the paired nonfiction text for deeper discovery.

Click here to explore

Storytime @ the Museum

Storytime @ the Museum is an interactive literacy program designed for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers visiting the museum.

Children and caregivers are introduced to a wide variety of introductory literacy skills through stories, rhymes, and some motor activities; in a fun, learning environment.

Themes are specifically designed to be relatable to exhibits that may be within the museum.

Click here for dates and times

The Museum of Arts and Sciences is located at 1352 S Nova Rd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114.

Kindergarten Readiness

We will explore different themes, presenting tools and activities that will help your child succeed in Kindergarten.



Sight Words

Spectacular Sight Words! Follow along with Ms. Karyn as we learn our 40 Pre-Kindergarten Sight Words.

Sight Word Playlist on YouTube

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.

 World Book Early Learning

World Book Early Learning is designed for preschool students. This database reinforces early childhood curriculum via short videos, read-aloud stories, printable activities, and matching and tracing games, among others. The guided reading program, lesson plans, and curriculum correlations make teaching easier for educators and parents. Volusia County Public Library card required for remote access. DO NOT enter a PIN code or password if prompted.

Fireflies

Ms. Karyn shares interesting facts about fireflies, then demonstrates how to create your own glow-in-the-dark firefly craft!

Volusia Reads: S.T.R.E.A.M Playlist on YouTube

Volusia Reads Bilingual!

Volusia Reads Bilingual is an interactive, bilingual literacy program designed for children ages 0-5 years old. Children and their caregivers are introduced to basic building blocks of literacy, in English and Spanish.

SueƱos

Fun Spanish songs and rhymes about dreams.

Volusia Reads: Bilingual playlist

Sign Language

Sign Time playlist

Link to iVox Frequently Asked Questions Page

iVox is an interactive storybook app for children ages 4-8. Designed for little hands and big imaginations, iVOX brings favorite stories to life with three dimensional characters and scenes that children can explore. Library card number and PIN code required.

Download from the app store Link to Google Play Store

Image of Girl Scout Library Love Patch

Girl Scouts of Citrus

The Library is happy to participate in the Library Love patch program.

Please click this link and select from a number of databases that will help you complete the requirements.


Calendar of all
upcoming programs.



Visit our Virtual Escape Challenges

Our creative librarians challenge you! Solve these virtual escape challenges suitable for families of all ages.

Big Bad Wolf vs. The Library

Case of the Stolen Book

Play Fairy Tale Mystery

Play Dragons vs. Library Knights

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 Scratch