Miss Theresa and Miss Lauren welcome you to Story Time where children laugh, learn, share, and discover library materials! Each session features, books, imaginative play, music, and movement to create a truly interactive experience for all. Our 30-minute sessions for babies and kids through age 5 are designed to support early literacy skills, which are the building blocks to reading…and so much more!
Registration is limited to one session per week, per child. Parents and guardians must stay with their children. Children must be the appropriate age for the start of the program but please contact Miss Theresa at the Children’s Services desk, 973-728-2823 or by email, email@example.com if you have any questions or concerns, or to would like to register. See you at Story Time!
Ages: Babies – 24 mos. Wednesday: 11:30 a.m. (Registration is Closed)
Songs, rhymes, puppets and simple stories are the stars of this light-hearted storytime! Miss Lauren welcomes all babies and little ones from infants – 24 mos! This is an excellent way to introduce your little ones to the sights and sounds of their world, and to other faces too! Free-play concludes our program.
Ages: 2 & 3 Tuesday: 10:30 a.m. or Wednesday: 10:30 a.m.
Miss Lauren leads the way with songs, stories, puppets and finger plays during an energetic storytime designed especially for our toddlers! Miss Lauren welcomes children who are ready for more structure than our Lap Tots program. A craft activity is included.
Ages: 3 1/2 – 5 Tuesday: 1:00 p.m.
Miss Lauren introduces longer stories to the preschool child who is becoming more independent but still enjoys finger plays, songs and poems…and that’s just the beginning! A craft activity is included.
The Tuesday groups will meet on the following Tuesdays: April 17 and 24; May 1, 8 and 15.
The Wednesday groups will meet on the following Wednesdays: April 18 and 25; May 2, 9 and 16.
A special end of session party will be held on May 22…details will follow!