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Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Early literacy begins with you! Help your preschooler develop the five early literacy practices that every child needs to succeed. Nurture a love of reading through books, music, activities, and Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) elements.

Babies With Books: Birth to Twenty-Four Months

Date: 
Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 2:30pm to 3:00pm
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school - as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families an help your baby develop listening and language skills. Tickets will be available on the day of the program for the first 15 parent/child pairs. This program is limited, so come early for your ticket.

A Soup Opera: Act it Out!

Date: 
Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 4:15pm to 5:00pm
Age Group: 
Ages 7-10. Join us as we read and explore Jim Gill's A Soup Opera. Participants will read and discuss the book over three weeks. The series will end with a dramatic performance of the story. Families and friends are invited to attend the performance! Snow date: January 29th.

STEM Curiosity Academy (for children entering Kindergarten Fall 2015)

Date: 
Friday, January 9, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Children entering Kindergarten in fall 2015 are invited to apply for the library’s very own STEM Curiosity Academy! Race balloons, learn about circuits, build structures, make “flubber,” and much more in this exciting 10-day series.

Registration required. Applications will be accepted from this page beginning November 1 and do not guarantee acceptance to the program.

Storyland: A Sensory Storytime for Little Ones

Date: 
Friday, January 9, 2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Join us for a special storytime in partnership with Frederick County Infants and Toddlers Program. Meet new friends and share books, music, activities, and more. Ages birth- 3 years with an adult.

Transition to Twos

Date: 
Friday, January 9, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Is your curious toddler transitioning from baby to child? Transition to Twos nurtures this exciting time in your child’s development through books, movement, music and rhymes. We’ll begin learning to play with others, wait turns, and listen to stories, as well as dance, sing, laugh and have fun! This storytime is designed specifically for caregivers and children 18 months to 30 months. Registration is available two weeks before the monthly program series begins.

Frederick County Infants & Toddlers Program Playgroup (ages birth-36 mos)

Date: 
Friday, January 9, 2015 - 10:45am to 11:45am
Join us for fun & play for little ones and their caregivers, co-sponsored by FCPL and the Frederick County Infants & Toddlers Program. This program is open to all children ages Birth-36 mos. as well as those enrolled in the Frederick County Infants & Toddlers Program.

Transition to Twos

Date: 
Friday, January 9, 2015 - 11:15am to 11:45am
Is your curious toddler transitioning from baby to child? Transition to Twos nurtures this exciting time in your child’s development through books, movement, music and rhymes. We’ll begin learning to play with others, wait turns, and listen to stories, as well as dance, sing, laugh and have fun! This storytime is designed specifically for caregivers and children 18 months to 30 months. Registration is available two weeks before the monthly program series begins.

Creativity Junction

Date: 
Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Calling all Creatologists, Imagineers, and aspiring Artists! Celebrate International Creativity Month. We provide the supplies and you provide the inspiration to create your own unique works of art. Children of all ages with an adult. Registration required.

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