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Ignite YOUR Light of curiosity and find adventure in this months events, curated books and media, research databases and more. provides online, on-demand academic tutoring, homework help, and test preparation. Available with a library card.




Welcome to Reading

Two processes—word recognition and language comprehension—form the foundation of reading. Discover how parents and caregivers can partner with the library to support what kids learn in school.

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Personalized Reading List

Kids love to read, especially when they love the subject matter. Let our dedicated Readers' Advisors team select the perfect set of age-appropriate titles to match your reading or listening needs.

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After School is Cool

After school, our library locations come alive with kids looking for places to relax and connect. Many locations offer afterschool programs for social connection and enrichment.

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Little University

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Explore early learning activities beyond traditional storytimes! Each program develops early learning skills through play and interaction. Activities include cooking, soccer, animal meet and greets, yoga and so much more. All activities are suitable for children ages birth through preschool with their caregivers. Activities change from week to week and vary by branch, so please check the events calendar for specific locations and details.


Sam Gary Branch Library · 1:00p.m. - 2:00p.m.
Central Library · 3:30p.m. - 4:00p.m.
Central Library · 4:00p.m. - 4:30p.m.


LENA Start

LENA Start is a free program for parents that uses group classes to help caregivers of young children to increase interactive talk. Over 10 weekly sessions, parents receive feedback on how much they’re talking, combined with instruction on techniques for talking and reading more, delivered in a supportive group environment.

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Homework Tools

Reliable and accurate resources to help you with your homework. Available any time to anyone with a Denver Public Library card. Online, on-demand academic tutoring, homework help, and test preparation.

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