NCFL exists to create a culture of family engagement across the educational spectrum

  • Early Literacy
  • Parents

Give your infant, toddler, or preschooler a jump start on reading by participating in our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program.

  • Early Literacy
  • Parents

Right now, and for as long as schools are closed, Audible is offering instant streaming of a collection of stories to kids everywhere. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. Explore the collection, select a title and start listening. It's that easy.

  • Early Literacy
  • Kids
  • Parents
  • Teachers

Day by day craft ideas, math and science activities, book suggestions, and more, that help promote early literacy.

  • Early Literacy
  • Parents
  • Teachers

These resources are primarily for preschool children, and focus on skills children need in order to be ready to learn to read and write.  

  • Early Literacy
  • Kids
  • Parents

Can't browse for books and need a few recommendations? Fill out this brief survey and a team of real Delco librarians will compile reading suggestions just for you! Look over our recommendations and then call your local library to place holds for curbside pickup. 

  • Literature & Criticism
  • Early Literacy
  • Readers
  • Adults
  • Kids
  • Parents
  • Teens
  • Seniors

Ready for a new challenge? We have a reading challenge for you, no matter your age or the time of year! Track your progress on Beanstack and complete fun activities. Register for our current challenge today!

  • Literature & Criticism
  • Early Literacy
  • Readers
  • Adults
  • Kids
  • Teens
  • Parents

SummerQuest is a summer learning program that encourages children, teens, and adults to learn, grow, and have fun over the summer by completing a variety of different activities.

  • Literature & Criticism
  • Early Literacy
  • Kids
  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Parents
  • Readers

This year, our wildlife education programming will include presentations from The Center for Aquatic Sciences, Delaware Museum of Natural History, Elmwood Park Zoo and Eyes of the Wild.  The wildlife education programs available at libraries across Delaware County are made possible by a generous grant from The Community’s Foundation. Click here for the complete schedule and to register.

  • Early Literacy
  • Kids
  • Parents