The Books for Babies program provides free literacy kits to the parents of all babies born in Eau Claire. Thanks to generous grants from the Women’s Giving Circle and the eBay GIVE Foundation, we are now able to offer this as a year-long program!

Please help support the Books for Babies project with your donation today!

The Books for Babies program promotes childhood literacy, parent-child bonding and infant cognitive development. Parents and their newborns are presented with a Books for Babies kit that contains:Books_for_Babies

  • A board book
  • An application for a library card
  • A one-year free family membership to the Friends of the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
  • Brochures with reading tips and early literacy information

The Books for Babies program relies on volunteers year-round.

Volunteer for Books for Babies program

Questions about Books for Babies?
Contact us at 715-831-5301 or