Skagit Kids Read Week 2021 is May 3rd – 9th!

Skagit Kids Read Week is an annual celebration of literature marked by community readings, events and activities. The Skagit County Commissioners make a formal proclamation declaring the week as ‘Skagit Kids Read Week’, a featured author is selected and their works become the central theme of the week. Join us in promoting literacy and the joy of reading!

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2021 Events:

Wednesday, May 5, 11-11:45am

    • Location: Online Virtual Event 
    • Celebrate  in the online event featuring readings by various guests and Seedling to Tree Yoga with Jill Pickering!
    • Click here for Facebook event – be sure to click ‘interested’ or ‘going’ to get updates.

Saturday, May 8, 12-3pm

    • Location: Children’s Museum of Skagit County (Parking Lot – Outdoor only)
    • Sidewalk art, tree art, child passenger safety information and other outdoor activities
    • FamilyPalooza To Go bags will be available for pick-up
    • If this in-person, outdoor event is canceled, activity kits will be available for pick up on Saturday, May 8 from 12-3pm.
    • Click here for Facebook event – be sure to click ‘interested’ or ‘going’ to get updates


  • Rotary Club of Burlington
  • Skagit Publishing
  • United Way of Skagit County – Family Palooza
  • Skagit Library Foundation
  • MoNA
  • Skagit Kid Insider
  • Anacortes Public Library
  • Burlington Public Library
  • Central Skagit Library
  • La Conner Regional Library
  • Mount Vernon City Library
  • Upper Skagit Library
  • City of Burlington & Skagit County Lodging Tax Grant Committees