Reading Programs

Child petting dog wearing service vestREADogs

We invite beginner and struggling readers to gain confidence
by sitting and reading to one of our gentle therapy dogs and
its owner. Bring your own book, or choose one of ours.
AGES: Kindergarten-5th grade.

2021 READog sessions are virtual on Zoom.
Sundays, 2-3 p.m. Sign up for a 15 minute session.



1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Embark on a lifelong journey with your child by reading 1,000 books before they enter kindergarten. See program details.

Live Virtual Story Times for Ages Birth-6 on Zoom

Virtual story times on Zoom begin Sept. 7, 2021. See description and registration information.

Discover Downloadable E-books and E-Audiobooks

The Westminster Public Library has two collections of downloadable ebooks and audiobooks for kids. *You'll need your library card and PIN.

Visit Front Range Downloadable Library to see find eMaterials.

Experience E-books You Can Read Online

Abdo Digital
Get connected to learning with nonfiction & fiction eBooks for children from ABDO Publishing. An easy-to-use interface allows browsing by subject, grade level, or format.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Reference books you can use at home! A collection of 254 popular reference books for students and lifelong learners in e-book format available with full-text searching. You'll find biographies, books about science, history, animals, weather, sports, geography and more. Remote access: all Westminster Public Library and FRCC cardholders.

Explore Themed Reading Lists for Children

These booklists have been prepared for you by our story time associates and librarians. Please let us know of other topics you'd like to see by calling 303-658-2606.

Frequently requested lists

New Baby
Potty Training
Beginning Readers
Children's Books in Spanish/Libros de español para niños
Books for 2nd and 3rd grade
Books for 4th, 5th and 6th grade
Children's Classics
Caldecott Awards
Newbery Awards