LITTLE ROCK, AR (News release) - The first years of life are the most crucial for brain development and literacy preparedness. Celebrate literacy and encourage a love of reading during Take You Child to the Library Day at all branches of the Central Arkansas Library System (CALS) on Saturday, Feb. 1.
CALS branches will offer special crafts and storytimes throughout the day. The first 50 families at each branch will receive a Take Your Child to the Library reusable bag. All Take Your Child to the Library Day events are free and open to the public.
Take Your Child to the Library Day Programming
CALS libraries in Little Rock include: Main Library, 100 Rock Street; Hillary Rodham Clinton Children's Library and Learning Center, 4800 W. 10th Street, Dee Brown Library, 6325 Baseline Road; Fletcher Library, 823 North Buchanan Street; McMath Library, 2100 John Barrow Road, Oley E. Rooker Library, 11 Otter Creek Court; Terry Library, 2015 Napa Valley Drive; Thompson Library, 38 Rahling Circle; and Williams Library, 1800 Chester Street. CALS libraries in surrounding communities include: Max Milam Library, 609 Aplin Avenue, Perryville; Maumelle Library, 10 Lake Pointe Drive, Maumelle; Esther D. Nixon Library, 703 W. Main Street, Jacksonville; Amy Sanders Library, 31 Shelby Drive, Sherwood; and Millie M. Brooks Library, 13024 Hwy. 365 S., Wrightsville.
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