Early Childhood projects celebrate, educate, and advocate for kids age 0 – 8.

Goals include:

  • Know and connect people with services available to them
  • Utilize the Bright by Text program to provide families with relatable news, fun activities, tips, and free local events
  • Facilitate Imagination Library across the County
  • Strengthen partnerships with a variety of service providers and youth organizations
  • Refresh, strengthen, and promote the Reading Adventure Backpack program at the library.
  • Partner with the state to assess Family Engagement opportunities across the county
  • Participate in the statewide Early Childhood Co-op Education and Program opportunities

Did you know?  The Early Childhood Grant Fund provides funding for educational, developmental, and supportive services for children ages 0-8 including, but not limited to, childcare, preschool, caregiver education, and other developmental enhancement opportunities.

Learn more about the Early Childhood Fund and Apply Here

Imagination Library

Imagination Library

Carbon County Imagination Library What is it? A free book program designed for engaging young readers and developing an early love of books. Each month an…

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Reading Adventure Backpacks

Reading Adventure Backpacks

Introducing a fun way to get into reading! The Red Lodge Area Community Foundation is proud to partner with the Red Lodge Carnegie Library to provide…

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Bright by Text

Bright by Text

Four Montana Counties Partner to Bring Free Developmental Tips and Local Events to Parents’ Cell Phones with Bright by Text Program Did you know that a…

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