Resources for New Parents

Your local library offers amazing programs and resources for new parents and caregivers. All of the programs and resources at the King County Library System are always free!

Story Times for Children

Develop future book lovers by joining us for Story TIme! Free Story Times are available at your local library year round.

Kaleidoscope Play & Learn

Kaleidoscope Play & Learn are weekly, facilitated playgroups for children ages newborn to 5 presented in partnership with Child Care Resources.


The Fiestas are workshops designed for families who speak Spanish to help prepare their children for kindergarten.

STARS Workshops

Parents, teachers, and Child Caregivers are invited to free Early Childhood Workshops.


Reading together is the single most effective way to help young children get Ready to Read. Read with your child in any language. You can also ask your local Children's Librarian for suggestions.

Tell Me A Story

Tell Me a Story is a story time companion for parents and caregivers. Refresh your memory or learn a completely new rhyme or song with your child.