early literacy

 

Did you miss our Construction Storytime this week? Don't worry, here's what you missed, plus a few more suggestions to inspire a mighty storytime you can do at home.

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Mighty, mighty construction site by Sherri Duskey Rinker

Told in rhyming text, Excavator, Bulldozer, Crane Truck, Dump Truck, and Cement Mixer will all need to work together as they tackle their biggest job yet--a massive building.

 

Did you miss our Books and Reading themed Storytime this week? Don't worry, here's what you missed, plus a few more suggestions to inspire a bookish storytime you can do at home.

 

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Read to tiger by S. J. Fore

A little boy who wants to read his book keeps being distracted by a tiger who is busy chomping on gum, growling, and practicing karate kicks. Lots of opportunities for fun noises.

 

Did you miss our Dragon Storytime this week? Don't worry, here's what you missed, plus a few more suggestions to inspire a fiery storytime you can do at home.

 

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The storybook knight by Helen Docherty

Ordered by his parents to tame a dragon, a gentle knight who prefers reading to fighting arms himself with a book.

Unicorns are bringers of joy. Did you miss our Thursday morning storytime where we talked all about the wonders of Unicorns? Have no fear--here are some great titles that you and your littles can read at home:

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I am a unicorn! by Michaela Schuett

While Frog is convinced he's a unicorn with his clip-on tail, party hat horn, and ability to fly on swings, Goat is determined to show Frog that he's not, but Goat is about to learn that when someone truly believes, sometimes magic happens.

In case you missed our Turkey storytime this week, don't worry. Here are some of the fun stories and songs we shared, plus some extras to do your own wild turkey storytime at home.

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Gobble, gobble by Cathryn Falwell

A child observes wild turkeys through the seasons. Includes facts about this classic American bird.

 

In case you missed our Whale storytime this week, don't worry. Here are some of the fun stories and songs we shared, plus some extras to do your own deep sea storytime at home.

 

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An giant squid brags about being bigger than everything else in the ocean--almost.

 

In case you missed our Blue storytime this week, don't worry. Here are some of the fun stories and songs we shared, plus some extras to do your own colorful storytime at home.

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Bear sees colors by Karma Wilson

While taking a walk with Mouse, Bear meets many other friends and sees colors everywhere.

ABC Activity Time

ABC Time

ABC Activity Time offers a safe and informal environment for caregivers to interact with their young children. Experience a variety of hands-on and imaginative play opportunities while building social and cooperative skills with other young children and caregivers. No registration required.

Upcoming sessions

Wednesday, January 17 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Community Room
Thursday, January 18 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Community Room
Friday, January 19 - 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM Community Room
Saturday, January 20 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Community Room
Monday, January 22 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Community Room
Tuesday, January 23 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Community Room
Tuesday, January 23 - 7:30 PM to 8:00 PM Community Room
Wednesday, January 24 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Community Room
Thursday, January 25 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Community Room
Friday, January 26 - 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM Community Room
Saturday, January 27 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Community Room
Monday, January 29 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Community Room
Tuesday, January 30 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Community Room
Tuesday, January 30 - 7:30 PM to 8:00 PM Community Room
Wednesday, January 31 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Community Room

Family Storytime

Storytime

Family Storytime provides an opportunity for caregivers to actively engage with their children under age 5. Together with a Youth Librarian, you can build early literacy skills in a welcoming environment through meaningful stories, songs, and play. Encourage a love of language and reading while practicing listening and cooperative tasks. We look forward to sharing this experience with you. Every Family Storytime is followed by a half hour of ABC Activity Time. No registration required.

Upcoming sessions

Wednesday, January 17 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Thursday, January 18 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Saturday, January 20 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Monday, January 22 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Tuesday, January 23 - 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM Community Room
Wednesday, January 24 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Thursday, January 25 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Saturday, January 27 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Monday, January 29 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Tuesday, January 30 - 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM Community Room
Wednesday, January 31 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Thursday, February 1 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Saturday, February 3 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Monday, February 5 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Community Room
Tuesday, February 6 - 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM Community Room

 

In case you missed our Foxes storytime this week, don't worry. Here are some of the fun stories and songs we shared, plus some extras to do your own foxy storytime at home.

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My ears are huge and fuzzy by Jessica Rudolph

In this book, young readers will learn all the different traits of a particular animal, and then get to guess what it is.

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