Register for the fall program series in person or call 610-566-9331, extension 4. Provide the child's name, age or grade, and your phone number.
Infant Lap Wiggle Thursdays mornings, October 3, 10, 17, 24, at 10:15
Designed for children aged birth to 23 months, Lap Wiggle is a joyful celebration of babies and books. Lots of bouncing, clapping, and giggling accompany the wiggling. Mother Goose rhymes and songs encourage interaction between infant and parent or caregiver. When the program ends there is still plenty of time to chat with other moms, dads, nannies, and grandparents. Located on the lower floor of the library, the children's library is stroller accessible by elevator.
Toddler Tales Monday mornings, September 30th through December 2nd, at 10:15
This is an active storytime with all the themes that two to three-and-a-half year olds love: Sept. 30th Seed to Harvest, Oct. 7th Animal Dances, Oct. 14th Library Closed, Oct. 21st Kitten to Cat, Oct. 28th Spooky Halloween, Nov. 4th Little to Big, Nov. 11th LIBRARY CLOSED, Nov. 18th How To...., Nov. 25th Give Thanks!, Dec. 2nd Let's Celebrate!
Preschool/Kindergarten Stories Thursdays, October 3rd through December 5th at 1:30 or 4:00 pm
Designed with the three-and-a-half year old through Kindergartener in mind, these slightly longer books are interspersed with songs, fingerplays, and snacks followed by a special activity or free play with our Family Place toy collection. Themes focus on child-centered topics: Oct. 3rd Whale Tales, Oct. 10th Crayon Drawings, Oct. 17th Bully!, Oct. 24th Imaginary Friends, Oct. 31st Pumpkin or Squash?, Nov. 7th Dark Nights, Nov. 14th Me on the Map, Nov. 21st Lost Toys, Nov. 28th Library Closed, Dec. 5th Season's Readings!
Chat, Play, Learn Tuesday, November 12th and 19th at 10:00 am
NEW DAY! NEW TIME! Chat Play Learn is a "Family Place" program. This class encourages social and verbal intreaction between parent and child, as well as among children. As children play with developmentally appropriate toys, many learning skills are informally reinforced. There is also an opportunity for creative expression with weekly art activities. Community experts in the areas of language development, nutrition, play, etc. are available to answer parent questions in their area of expertise. Children ages 1 through 3 are welcome, along with their siblings from birth to age 5. Registration limited to 20 families that are available on both dates, Nov 12th & 19th. Please come in to register in person for this class.