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Events and Happenings

BabyTime

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 10:30am

The library offers one BabyTime session each week on Mondays from 10:30am to 11am.

BabyTime is an interactive early literacy experience intended for babies ages birth to 18 months.  It includes nursery rhymes, songs, puppets, rhythm activities, sharing a book, freeplay and more.  Babies are born ready to learn.  BabyTime is important to help lay the foundation for learning in a fun and relaxed fashion.  Although your child is years away from becoming a reader, he or she starts to develop the skills necessary for reading and writing at birth.  BabyTime is one of ELPL's Early Literacy programs that not only teaches and reinforces these important skills, but also makes them for for both parent and child.  

Upcoming BabyTime sessions:

  • April 13
  • April 20
  • April 27
Added by Admin on Tuesday, March 24, 2015

ToddlerTime Tuesdays!

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 10:15am

The library offers two ToddlerTime sessions on most Tuesdays.  Session times are:

10:15am to 10:45am
and
11:00am to 11:30am

ToddlerTime is an early literacy experience intended for children 18-36 months old.  It includes listening to stories, puppets, and lots of music and movement.  ToddlerTime helps lay the foundation for learning in a fun and relaxed fashion.  This popular program is one of ELPL's Early Literacy programs that not only teaches and reinforces important pre-literacy skills, but also makes them fun for the child.

Upcoming sessions of ToddlerTime:

  • April 14
  • April 21
  • April 28

 

Added by Admin on Monday, February 23, 2015

Haiku Poetry Workshop

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 7:00pm

Haiku Poetry Workshop conducted by MSU professor Guillermo Delgado and his students.  Learn how to create your own Haiku on an old fashioned typewriter.  This is a workshop for poetry lovers of all ages.

Added by Lauren on Friday, February 27, 2015

Teen Crafternoon - Yarn Art

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 3:00pm

Use yarn to create a variety of crafts. Some options are: weaving, macrame, knitting, crochet, arm knitting.  For tweens and teens.

Added by Lauren on Monday, March 23, 2015