Fall 2020 - Story Time and Crafts - A New Way!
Miss Annie's Toddler Time Video 11/12/20
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 Preschool Story Time
Continues Thursday, November 19; December 3 and December 10, 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!
Tuesday Facebook Live Baby/Toddler Story Time
Continues Tuesday, December 1 and December 8, 11 a.m., Facebook
Age Level: Infant to 3 years old
Join us on Facebook with your child for stories, finger plays, and songs!
Story Time with Miss Annie
Continues Thursday, December 3 and December 10, prerecorded video 3 to 5 minutes
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!
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 'Tis the Season Pick Up Crafts
November 30 through December 30, during library hours
Glocester Manton Library
Age Level: Age 3 and up
(Under 3 years may need caregiver assistance.)
Let us celebrate family, giving, and gratitude during November with these fun crafts:
Harmony December Crafts
Begins November 30 through December 30, during library hours Harmony Library
Stop by to pick up a different craft to take home each week. Crafts are on a first-come, first-served basis.
DIY Sensory Bin Video
Thursday, December 3 and December 17, Glocester Libraries' YouTube Channel and glocesterlibraries.org
Age Level: Adult for Preschoolers
Are you interested in ways to keep your baby or toddler entertained this winter? Try some of these fun, easy to make and easy to clean DIY sensory bins! They include:
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.