Dolly Parton's Imagination Library - St. Barnabas Parish

Feb 3, 2019

Introduction to Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

Welcome to Dolly Parton's Imagination Library at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Elyria. We are proud to bring this wonderful program to our community, nurturing a love for literacy and encouraging early childhood development.

Our Mission and Commitment

At St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, we believe that every child deserves the opportunity to explore the world of books and imagination. Our Dolly Parton's Imagination Library program aims to put age-appropriate, high-quality books into the hands of children from birth to five years old, inspiring a lifelong love for reading and learning.

Why Choose Dolly Parton's Imagination Library?

Choosing Dolly Parton's Imagination Library is a decision that will truly make a difference in your child's life. Our program offers several notable benefits:

  • Free Books: Every month, your child will receive a carefully selected book delivered right to your mailbox, at no cost to you.
  • Early Literacy Development: By participating in Dolly Parton's Imagination Library, your child will be exposed to a variety of age-appropriate books, fostering early literacy skills, and preparing them for success in school.
  • Building Imagination: Each book we provide opens the door to new worlds, stimulating your child's creativity and imagination.
  • Parental Engagement: The program not only encourages reading at home but also promotes active engagement between parents and children, strengthening the bond through storytelling.
  • Community Support: Dolly Parton's Imagination Library operates through the support of the local community, with passionate volunteers dedicated to making a positive impact on children's lives.

How to Join Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

Joining our program is simple and easy:

  1. Visit our website and navigate to the registration page.
  2. Provide the necessary information, such as your child's name, age, and mailing address, ensuring accurate details for book delivery.
  3. Submit the registration form, and you're all set to embark on an exciting literary journey with Dolly Parton's Imagination Library.

The Power of Reading Together

Reading with your child is more than just a bonding experience; it plays a vital role in their development. Through shared storytelling and reading, you are fostering language acquisition, cognitive skills, and emotional growth.

Supporting Early Childhood Education

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church and Dolly Parton's Imagination Library are deeply committed to supporting early childhood education in our community. We firmly believe that by investing in early literacy, we are paving the way for a brighter future.

Volunteer Opportunities

If you share our passion for fostering literacy and would like to make a difference in the lives of children, consider becoming a volunteer for Dolly Parton's Imagination Library at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. Contact our team to learn more about how you can contribute to this wonderful initiative.

Contact Us

We are here to answer any questions you may have about the Dolly Parton's Imagination Library program. Feel free to reach out to our team at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church for further assistance.

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church - Elyria | Community and Society - Faith and Beliefs

Phillip Kubec
Love this! 📚
Oct 11, 2023
As a parent, I'm grateful for initiatives like this that emphasize the importance of early childhood reading. 📖
Sep 25, 2023
Chuck Dougherty
Great news! This will definitely have a positive impact on the children in our parish. 👍
Dec 13, 2022
Andrew Jefferson
I'm impressed by the dedication to fostering a love for literacy through this program. It's truly inspiring. 🌈
Dec 17, 2021
Robert Basuel
I'm excited to see this initiative reach our community! It's so important to support early childhood development. 🌟
Nov 6, 2021
Marsha Badertscher
This is such a heartwarming initiative! Kudos to the team for making this happen. 💖
Jun 8, 2021
Mari Beckman
What a fantastic program to promote literacy among young children! 📚
Oct 20, 2020
Wayne George
This program has the potential to make a real difference in the lives of children. I'm proud to be a part of this community! 📚
Oct 13, 2020
Kathleen Self
I've heard great things about Dolly Parton's Imagination Library. It's wonderful to see it being implemented in our area. 📖
Jul 9, 2020
Russ Hodgkins
Supporting early childhood literacy is crucial, and I'm glad to see our community embracing it! 📚
Feb 11, 2020
Natalie Linder
I'm pleased to learn about this program. It's a wonderful way to encourage a love for reading from a young age. 📚
Jun 18, 2019