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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 18 months to 30 months with their parents or caregivers. Register Sept. 19 - Oct. 1. Draw Oct. 4.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 02
Wed Nov 09
Wed Nov 16
Icon of the event Saturday Stories!
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Elmbrook Park

Join us for fun stories and a craft each Saturday....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Queen/Saulter

Join us on Wednesdays for stories, songs and fingerplays for children and their parents and caregivers from 10:30AM-11:00AM.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 02
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 31 months - 5 years with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot from Sept. 19 - Oct. 1. Draw on Oct. 4.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 20
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 03
Thu Nov 10
Thu Nov 17
Icon of the event Family Time: Halloween
Mon Oct 31, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Beaches

Come in costume and enjoy spooky stories and rhymes for this special Family Storytime....

Icon of the event Pajama Time
6:30 pm - 7:10 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Elmbrook Park

Bedtime stories, songs and crafts for children with parents and caregivers. Ages 1 to 6...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 02
Icon of the event Baby Time (0-9 months)
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, and stories for babies birth to 9 months old with a caregiver. No registration required. Drop in to the children's department on the second floor of the library.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Tue Nov 08
Tue Nov 15
Icon of the event STEM Storytime
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

It is never too early to start having fun with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Oct 16
Sun Oct 23
Sun Oct 30
Sun Nov 06
Icon of the event Halloween Story Time & Crafts
Thu Oct 27, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: St. James Town

Join us for some spooky stories, fun activities, and neat crafts!...

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Wed Sep 28, 2016 - Wed Jun 14, 2017
Location: Northern District

Get extra help with your reading and writing. LTR is a literacy program for kids in grades 1-6. Kids are paired with a volunteer for one hour a week to practice their reading and writing skills. Sessions take place on Wednesd...