Storytimes and Stories & S.T.E.A.M.

Winter Storytime Schedule

Registration begins Tuesday, January 2nd, and storytimes begin the following week on Monday, January 8th. Winter storytime session runs for 7 weeks. Click on the times below to register for a storytime starting January 2nd or call us at 440-352-3383. Many of our storytimes are drop-in and require no registration.

Toddler Tales:

For children 3 years old and younger. Child attends with caregiver. Join us for stories, songs, and flannelboards especially for little ones. Help children develop a life-long love of reading and the Library. Winter storytime session runs for 7 weeks. 

No registration needed.

Monday with Miss Andi 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Baby Bookworms:

For babies who are not yet walking and their caregivers. Enjoy one-on-one lap time engaging in stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and more. 20 minutes of stories, songs, etc. followed by 10 minutes of playtime and caregiver interaction. Winter storytime session runs for 7 weeks.

No registration needed.

Tuesday with Miss Andi 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Books at Bedtime:

For children 18 months through 5 years. Child attends with caregiver. Join us for a bedtime storytime! Kids can wear their PJs and cuddle with a stuffed animal. Stories, songs, a flannelboard and a craft are included. Winter storytime session runs for 7 weeks.

No registration needed.

Monday 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Hora de Cuentos:

NEW for Winter 2018! ¡Nuevo para 2018!

Para niños de 4 a 8 años.  Canciones, rimas, juegos e historias con un enfoque al lenguaje español y las culturas hispanas.  Los niños asisten sin los acompañantes, pero al final los ayudarán con una pequeña artesanía. No se necesita matriculación. 10 y 24 de enero, 7 y 21 de febrero.

For children ages  4-8.  Songs, rhymes, games and stories with a focus on the Spanish language and Hispanic culture.  Children attend without caregivers, but caregiver helps with a small craft at the end. No registration needed. January 10th & 24th, February 7th and 21st.

Every other Wednesday with Miss Andi 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Music in Motion: 

For children 2 through 5 years. Child attends with caregiver. The focus of Music in Motion is stories, rhythm & music, and it is geared towards active children! Winter storytime session runs for 7 weeks.

No registration needed.

Wednesday 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Thursday with Miss Joya 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Preschool/Kindergarten Storytime:

For children 3 years to 6 years. Child attends without a caregiver, but the caregiver helps with the craft at the end. Join us for a storytime with a special focus on early literacy skills. Stories, songs, a flannelboard, and a craft are included. Winter storytime session runs for 7 weeks. 

Registration required. To register, click the time and choose the next available day of the program on the Library Calendar.

Wednesday with Miss Joya 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Parachute Playtime!

A fun-filled 30 minute parachute playtime for walking toddlers through 5 years old. Child attends with caregiver. Music, rhymes, games, and lots of fun shakin' the 'chute!

No registration needed.

Thursday with Miss Andi 11:00 - 11:30 AM

Preschool S.T.E.A.M. Stations

Explore various activities that will build your child’s early literacy skills. This drop-in program is designed for children ages 2-6 and their caregivers and takes place in the Project Room on the Children's Floor. Discover how everyday household items can become learning tools for your child.

No registration needed. Winter dates are January 10th, January 24th, February 7th, February 21st, and March 7th.

Every other Wednesday 10:30 - 11:00 AM

Stories & S.T.E.A.M:

Kids ages 6-8 can explore stories and more with science, technology, engineering, art, and math in this fun after-school program. Caregiver must stay in the building but does not attend with the child. Winter session runs for 7 weeks.

Registration required. To register, click the time and choose the next available day of the program on the Library Calendar. 

Friday with Miss Barbara 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

 

Weekly Stories & S.T.E.A.M. Schedule:

January 12th - Chart the Night Sky
Make constellation tubes to view the starry sky any time of day

January 19th- DIY Toy Making
USe perler beads to make a fun spinning top

January 26th- Color Science
Taste the Rainbow! Learn how color mixes doing experiments with Skittles

February 2nd- Snow Much Fun
Snowflake Art! Make several different snowflake art creations

February 9th- Frozen Hour of Code
Learn basic coding skills & have fun! We'll be in the basement classroom

February 16th- Snowman Science
We'll make indoor mini snowmen and test different melting techniques

February 23rd- Math Bites
Put your math skills to the test, and then eat them! Edible counting creations!

Miss Jillianne





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