Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a unique early-year book gifting program that mails a brand new, age-appropriate book to enrolled children every month from birth until five years of age, creating a home library of up to 60 books and instilling a love of books and family reading from an early age.

All children from birth to age five who live in the following communities/school districts are welcome to register for the Imagination Library program courtesy of the Bruening Foundation, United Way of Greater Cleveland, the William M. Weiss Foundation, the Heights Family Foundation, Lubrizol, St. Luke’s FoundationSisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, and Third Federal Foundation:

  • Cuyahoga County
    • All Cities
  • Lake County
    • Wickliffe

NOTE: If you register in June, you will receive your first book in August. 

Imagination Library is an important partner in the early childhood community in Cleveland. In addition to the high-quality books they provide to kids and families, Imagination Library is always happy to deliver partners’ messages to the families on their mailing list, helping us spread the word about high-quality preschool.

-Katie Kelly, Executive Director, PRE4CLE


To begin registration, please complete the survey below.


You can also download a pdf of the enrollment form. Simply fill it out and mail it to the address provided.

Imagination Library celebrated its 25th year in 2020, gifting over 130 million books. Imagination Library currently has over a million children registered. In Greater Cleveland, The Literacy Cooperative aims to enroll 50,000 children. The ultimate goal of this initiative is to improve kindergarten readiness and family literacy habits in Cuyahoga County. For more information, contact jspoerl@literacycooperative.org.