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Pablo Creek Regional Library
May 23 2017 -
10:15am to 11:00am

Stories and Art for Early Literacy

The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, and control. For ages 0-5. TICKETS REQUIRED. ArtsCrafts1

Willowbranch Branch Library
May 23 2017 -
10:30am to 10:55am

Music & Movement Session 1

This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
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South Mandarin Branch Library
May 23 2017 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Bilingual Stories for Young Children

This English/Spanish program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. (Storytime1)

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
May 23 2017 -
10:45am to 11:15am

Craft For Young Children

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for a short craft to promote prewriting skills and creativity.ArtsCrafts1

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
May 23 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

Stories for Toddlers

A short program for babies and toddlers with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1

Pablo Creek Regional Library
May 23 2017 -
11:00am to 11:45am

Stories and Art for Early Literacy

The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, and control. For ages 0-5. TICKETS REQUIRED. ArtsCrafts1

Regency Square Branch Library
May 23 2017 -
11:00am to 11:30am

Art Exploration

This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtCraft1

Willowbranch Branch Library
May 23 2017 -
11:05am to 11:30am

Music & Movement Session 2

This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1

Beaches Branch Library
May 23 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Clothespins, Clips, and Craft Sticks

When the schoolwork is done ask about our clothespins, clips and craft sticks. Kids will have a blast experimenting with these simple materials. Play and learning will overlap as kids explore fun engineering challenges in this simple self-directed STEM activity. This is for children ages 5-12.

Main Library
May 23 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

School Age Celebration: Walk on the Wild Side!

Explore our nation's wildlife, including animals and plants. We'll play games, enjoy unusual snacks, and receive a book!

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
May 23 2017 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Full STEAM Ahead!

Join us for fun STEAM activities and games focusing on one of the STEAM concepts of science, technology, engineering, arts, or math! Ages 6-12.
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Maxville Branch Library
May 24 2017 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

Stories for Young Children

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1

San Marco Branch Library
May 24 2017 -
10:30am to 11:00am

Stories for Young Children

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1

Argyle Branch Library
May 24 2017 -
10:30am to 10:50am

PASS for Babies

PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play.

Argyle Branch Library
May 24 2017 -
11:00am to 11:45am

PASS for Toddlers

PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.

Highlands Regional Library
May 24 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

Stories for Young Children

This engaging storytime incorporates the six pre-literacy skills that help children get ready for school. This program includes stories, finger plays, and crafts. For children ages birth to 5 accompanied by their grown-up.Storytime1.

Graham Branch Library
May 24 2017 -
11:00am to 11:30am

Stories for Young Children

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1

San Marco Branch Library
May 24 2017 -
11:00am to 11:15am

Toddler Art

Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1

Main Library
May 24 2017 -
11:15am to 12:15pm

Art Creations

Come join us to produce a variety of art that expresses your unique, creative side. With the aim to inspire in mind, supplies will differ each week so the outcome will never be the same. This is your chance to show the world what lies inside! Ages 6-12.
Attendance is limited
This is a Ride to Read Program.
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Brentwood Branch Library
May 24 2017 -
3:30pm to 5:30pm

Mountain Chef

Mountain Chef will introduce participants to Asian Pacific Heritage Month and celebrate Tie Sing’s contribution to the formation of our national parks system. This will support the development of the asset of cultural competence.

Jacksonville Public Library