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

Spring Storytime Schedule

The Spring storytime session runs for 7 weeks: Monday, March 19th through Friday, May 4th, 2018. Click on the times below to register for a storytime starting March 12th, or call us at 440-352-3383. Many of our storytimes are drop-in and require no registration. We do continue our weekly storytimes through Spring Break for local schools, so feel free to bring any older siblings along the weeks of March 26th and April 2nd.

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. Spring 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. Spring 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. Spring storytime session runs for 7 weeks.

No registration needed.

Monday with Miss Dana 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Hora de Cuentos:

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. 21 de marzo, 4 de abril, 18 de abril, y 2 de mayo.

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. March 21st, April 4th, April 18th, and May 2nd.

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! Spring storytime session runs for 7 weeks.

No registration needed.

Wednesday with Miss Amber 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. Spring 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. Spring dates are March 21st, April 4th, April 18th, and May 2nd.

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. Spring 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 Dana 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

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

March 23—Math Magic

We will be learning some fun card tricks you can show your family and friends and solving fun riddles that involve math and logic!

March 30—Animal Tracks

We will learn how to identify what tracks look life for some of the local common wildlife , there will even be an edible track craft!

April 6– Coding

We will be playing with The Foos from Code Spark Academy from the Hour of Code website

April 13– Solar Systems

Come learn about The Milky Way, Stars, and Planets! We’ll learn about the sizes and distances of planets.

April 20– Recycled Art

We’ll be talking about the importance of recycling and composting in honor of Earth Day on the 22nd and will be making art from recycled objects.

April 27– Water Cycle

71% of Earth is  water! Come learn more about this fascinating liquid that makes up  60% of our body!

May 4– Flower Art

We will have real flowers to make art with as well as making flower designs of different materials like celery,  egg cartons, and more!

 

Summer Storytime Schedule:

The Summer Storytime Session runs for 7 weeks: Monday, June 4th through Friday, July 20th, 2018. Click on the times below to register for a storytime starting Tuesday, May 29th, or call us at 440-352-3383. Select the storytime on the Library Calendar for registration prompt. 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. Summer storytime session runs for 7 weeks. 

No registration needed.

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

Toddler Playtime

NEW FOR SUMMER 2018! Ready, set, play! Join caregivers and children ages 3 and under for a fun open playtime in the Story Room following Toddler Tales. We provide the toys, you provide the play! Your child will enjoy playing with toys designed to help reach developmental milestones. Caregivers must stay with children in the Story Room.

No registration needed.

Monday in the Story Room 10:30 - 11:00 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. Summer 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. Summer storytime session runs for 7 weeks.

No registration needed.

Monday with Miss Dana 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Hora de Cuentos:

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.

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. 

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! Summer storytime session runs for 7 weeks.

No registration needed.

Wednesday with Miss Amber 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. Summer storytime session runs for 7 weeks. Please choose either Wednesday OR Thursday, but not both. This is the same storytime offered on different days to accommodate summer schedules.

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
Thursday with Miss Joya 10:00 AM - 10:30 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. Summer dates are June 6th, June 20th, and July 18th.

Specific Wednesdays 10:30 - 11:00 AM

Tot Bop!

NEW FOR SUMMER 2018! Get ready to rock at the Tot Bop! Join us for a fun-filled 30 minute jam session, designed for young toddlers and preschoolers. We'll play instruments like the xylophone, tambourines, maracas, triangles, rhythm sticks, castanets, bells, and more as we sing along and learn new songs! The Summer Storytime session runs for 7 weeks.

No registration needed. 

Friday with Miss Barbara 10:00 - 10:30 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. Spring 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 Dana 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Weekly Stories & S.T.E.A.M. Schedule: To be announced...

 

Miss Jillianne

Libraries Transform