Spring 2021 - Story Time and Crafts - Virtually!
A Special Story Time! - Bad Dog by Mike Bolt
This fall, the Glocester Libraries' Story Time programs will be live on Facebook in an effort to continue our tradition of Story Time programs while making your experience as safe as possible.We ask that you still register so that we might plan our programs accordingly.
Thursday Facebook Live Baby/Toddler Story Time
Tuesday, March 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30, 11 a.m., Facebook
Age Level: Infant to 3 years old
Join us on Facebook Live with your baby or toddler for stories, finger plays, and songs!
Thursday Facebook Preschool Story Time
Thursday, March 4, 11, 18, and 25, 11 a.m., Facebook
Age Level: Ages 3 to 5 years old
Join us on Facebook Live with your preschoolers for stories, finger plays, and songs!
Story Time with Miss Annie
Thursday, March 4 and March 18, prerecorded video 5 to 8 minutes in length
Age Level: Preschoolers
Available on this website and the Glocester Libraries'
You Tube Channel
Watch a weekly prerecorded video with Miss Annie reading a story, offering suggestions for activities, and singing songs!
Story Time with Miss Annie Video 2/18/2021
Our popular Crafts-to-Go program continues with each library, the Harmony Library and the Glocester Manton Library, creating different craft kits for you!
Glocester Manton March Madness Pick Up Crafts
March 1 through March 27, during library hours
Glocester Manton Library
Age Level: Age 3 and up
(Under 3 years may need caregiver assistance.)
March will feature food science experiments using candy! Each week, children will perform a different experiment using candy including M&Ms, peppermints, and jellybeans.
Harmony March Pickup Crafts
March 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29, during library hours
Age Level: All Ages
For the month of March, pick up a new weekly craft at the Harmony Library! With themes like Dr. Seuss and St. Patrick's Day, there will be something very different each week!
Past Preschool Programs at the Glocester Libraries
Baby Story Time
Baby Story Time introduces tots (ages: infant to 2 years) and their parents to the essential early learning practices of finger plays, nursery rhymes, songs, and board books. Join us for reading, singing, bouncing, playing, and fun!
Ages 2 - 3.5 years and their caregiver are invited for a half hour of stories, flannel board activities, finger plays, and songs. Story Time is followed by 30 minutes of exploratory "free play" with other toddlers. Story Time is followed by 30 minutes of exploratory "free play" with other toddlers.
Preschool & Kindergarten
Ages 3 1/2 - 5 are invited for 45 minutes of stories, songs, activities, and crafts. This story time is often the child's first "separation" from his/her parent, and his/her first exposure to a "classroom" setting.