Farmington Public Library
Farmington Public Library


Youth Services
Farmington Public Library

Download the Summer Reading Brochure

Read Farmington

Youth (Toddler - Grade 5)
          Read and log 15 books by July 31, 2016 to earn your incentive.

Teen  (Grade 6 to High School Senior)
         Read and log 5 books by July 31 to earn your incentive and to earn time on the 3D printer

  1. Visit the Library Events Calendar for Summer Reading Events

  2. Log five or more books and select #Read Farmington

  3. Check the Library Laboratory for random winners beginning June 17

Parents - Please take a moment to fill out the summer reading survey in English or Spanish for the New Mexico State Library.  If you take the online survey email to be entered into the drawing for a $25 gift card on June 30 and July 31.   


Register Online for Teacher Orientation

Registration Closes on August 2

Join us for a working lunch! 
Elementary, Middle and High School teachers and educators, register online on the Library Events Calendar for August 4, 2016 from 11am to 1pm for the Teacher Orientation. All participants are eligible to win an author and/or storyteller for their school. Lots of great giveaways!

SR 2015 Registration Pie Chart for local school participation.


Every Child Ready to Read

Returning - September 19, 2016 to May 2017
Line up at the Youth Services Desk for a name tag
Twenty minute story time & activity rotation sessions
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
Check Library Events Calendar for Schedule and Updates

10:30am Story Time Schedule Toddlers age 0-3, with parent,

    Proceed to story time room for ECRR Story Time that meets their unique developmental needs – various titles on the theme

10:30am Preschool Story Time Schedule age 3-5, proceed to Library Laboratory

   Literacy activities that will boost cognitive skills, pattern recognition, fine motor skills and focus on aspects of STEM and Common Core
   Rotation session end at 11:15am

3:30 to 4pm Story Time Schedule: All ages, ages 0-3 with parent or adult,

   Story Time with books that enrich and entertain all ages
   No activity, except special events
   Schedule is subject to change #ReadFarmington


No School Days and Holiday Time

The Farmington Public Library Youth Services schedules no school day and holiday time programs using the Farmington Municipal School Calendar from September to May. 

Guys Read Charter
Check for monthly Saturday program on the Library Events Calendar
Returning in October 2016

Cool Links

AR BookFinder- Searching for Accelerated Reader books is fun and easy with this free online tool.

DMarie Time Capsule-On this day in history

Live Homework Help-Live one-to-one help is available Every day from 4:00pm to 10:00pm MTN

Book Awards

Land of Enchantment Book Awards

Caldecott Newbery Award

Newbery Award

Coretta Scott King Book Awards

Belpré Medal

New Mexico Digital Collections (Download)

Every Child Ready to Read Navajo Fingerplay Book (pdf)

Every Child Ready to Read Spanish Fingerplay Book (pdf)

YouTube FPL Youth Services Pinterest

There is a possibility that photographs taken of you and your family might be used by the Farmington Public Library for publicity. Please inform us at the program if you do not want your photo taken.

Existe la posibilidad de que fotografías tomadas de mí y mi familia sean utilizadas con el propósito de publicidad por la Biblioteca. Infórmenos por favor en el programa si usted no desea su foto tomada.

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