Visit us for Children's Storytimes for ages birth - five years
LAPSIT & LINGER is a five-week program that introduces children ages birth-18 months to fingerplays, stories, music, and age appropriate play. Please bring a blanket for the baby to sit on. Lapsit & Linger is held in the Storytime Room, Carnegie Wing. An adult is required to attend. *Registration is preferred.
Tuesdays, November 12, 19, 26, December 3, 10 / 10:30 a.m.
TINY TOTS, TODDLER, AND PRESCHOOL STORYTIMES focus on skills every child needs to learn to read. Storytimes are for children 18 months-five years old and are 20 minutes of book, language, and gross motor-related activities. An adult is required to attend. *Registration is preferred.
Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. OR Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. OR Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m.
Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. OR Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m.
SESSION 1: September 17/18, 24/25, October 1/2, 8/9, 15/16, 22/23
SESSION 2: November 12/13, 19/20, 26/27, December 3/4, 10/11
Great Wolf Lodge's Wiley the Wolf joins us on December 10!)
SESSION 3: January 14/15, 28/29, February 4/5, 11/12, 18/19, 25/26
BEGINNING READER STORYTIME
Tuesdays from 5:30-6:00 p.m. / November 12, 19, 26, December 3, 10
This storytime builds on the skills from previous storytime sessions and includes opportunities to read along, retell stories, and more. (Ages 5-7)
MUSIC & MOVEMENT STORYTIME
Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. / January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
This fun and interactive storytime is for children ages 18 months-5 years and will last approximately 25 minutes. It will focus on books, activities, and songs that allow children to get up and move, sing, and play along. A parent or adult caregiver is required to attend. Registration is required.
Lapsit & Linger, and all Storytimes are held in the Storytime Room, Carnegie Wing.
To register for Lapsit & Linger or Storytimes, stop by the Children's Services Desk or call 419-625-3834 and press Option 5.
Every Child Ready to Read is an early literacy program aimed at encouraging parents to engage in literacy-based activities with their children. Click here for our Six Steps to Getting Your Child Ready to Read handout!