Little Readers

What is Little Readers?

Little Readers is an early literacy program that is offered to children aged 0-3 in Cumberland County. Through a variety of stories, songs, and games, the children will learn about letters and words and how they go together to form stories. Parents or caregivers will participate with their child and will learn new ways to introduce reading into all aspects of everyday life.

Who can join Little Readers?

Little Readers is open to all Cumberland County children between the ages of 0-3.

When does Little Readers start?

Little Readers will start September 26th and will follow a two-week rotating schedule:

Week 1:
Monday – Oxford: 10:30am-12pm
Wednesday – Advocate: 10:30am-12pm
Thursday – River Hebert: 10:30am-12pm

Week 2:
Monday – Amherst: 10:30am-12pm
Wednesday – Parrsboro: 10:30am-12pm
Thursday: Springhill: 10:30am-12pm

Cumberland Public Libraries - Family Reading

Sammy’s Recommends

Here are some recommendations from Sammy for some great books to borrow from us here at the Library to read alongside with your kids!


Put Me in a Book by Robert Munsch

Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons by Eric Litwin and James Dean



Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr and John Archambault