Saturday, November 12th kicked off the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten (#1000BooksB4K) program at the Norwalk main library on Belden Avenue.
The event launched the collaborative effort to have every family reading 1000 books to (and with) their children before they start school.
By reading 1000 book, they will grow their vocabulary, getting ready for Kindergarten - One Book at a Time!
Mayor Harry Rilling, along with his wife stopped by to read to the children while they were entertained by Deirdre and Sean.
For more information about the program you can call the library at 203.899.2780 ext. 15131 or visit Norwalk Public Library's website norwalklib.org.