Kids

january, 2019

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10jan3:15 pm- 4:30 pmBFF (K-3rd Grade)
14jan6:30 pm- 6:50 pmWinter Toddler Time
14jan7:00 pm- 7:45 pmWinter Story Time
16jan10:00 am- 10:20 amWinter Toddler Time
17jan10:00 am- 10:45 amWinter Story Time
17jan3:15 pm- 4:30 pmLicking Park District for K-5th Graders
21jan6:30 pm- 6:50 pmWinter Toddler Time
21jan7:00 pm- 7:45 pmWinter Story Time
23jan10:00 am- 10:20 amWinter Toddler Time
24jan10:00 am- 10:45 amWinter Story Time
24jan3:15 pm- 5:15 pmKids Movie Day: The Incredibles 2 (K-5th Grade)
28jan6:30 pm- 6:50 pmWinter Toddler Time
28jan7:00 pm- 7:45 pmWinter Story Time
30jan10:00 am- 10:20 amWinter Toddler Time
31jan10:00 am- 10:45 amWinter Story Time

 


Winter Toddler and Story Times

 “Snowflakes, snowballs, and snow things”

Beginning the week of January 14, 2019

 

Toddler Time

Fun with snow! Little ones 18-36 months are invited to join in a special time of reading books, singing songs and moving to music. Lots of fun is in store for our little folks as we share this time together making new friends.  Our program is scheduled to begin the week of January 14th with the last meeting the week of February 18th. We are scheduled to meet Monday evenings 6:30-6:50 or Wednesday mornings 10:00-10:20AM.

Story Time

Inviting all 3-, 4-, and 5-year-old youngsters to come, explore snow through stories, finger plays, songs, and simple crafts. Our program is scheduled to begin the week of January 14th with the last meeting the week of February 18th. Story time is scheduled to meet Monday evenings 7:00-7:45PM or Thursday mornings 10:00-10:45. Registration is required, and space is limited. Please call 740.924.3561 or email kthompson1@alexandria.lib.oh.us to sign up your little reader.

 


 

BFF K-3rd Grade

Thursday, January 10 from 3:15-4:30PM

 

Come decorate a ball hat of your own. Will your hat be like Bartholomew Cubbins?

Space is limited for BFF and registration is required by 4:00PM Wednesday, January 9. Please call 740.924.3561 or email bbeck@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register for this month’s BFF. Don’t forget to send a note to school giving permission for your child to walk from the primary school with our staff.

 


Kids Movie Day: Incredibles 2

Thursday, January 24 from 3:15–5:15PM

Mr. Incredible stays home with the kids while Elastigirl battles a cybercriminal.

Parents, please remember a note needs to be sent to school giving permission for your child to walk with library staff to the library. Space is limited, children need to be registered with the library by 4:00PM on Wednesday, January 23. Please call 740.924.3561 or email bbeck@alexandria.lib.oh.us if you have questions or to register. Due to the school dismissal time for 4th and 5th graders, parents will need to arrange transportation.

 

 


Licking Park District for K-5th Graders

Thursday, January 17 from 3:15-4:30PM

Whose tracks are these?

The Licking County Parks will be hosting a K-5th Grade program to explore and investigate tracks that may be found in our backyards. Come join us for a snack and a craft as we learn about the animals that live in our neighborhood.

The Alexandria Public Library is happy to be working with the Licking Park District to offer children’s programs for kids in K – 5th grades. Students need to be registered by Wednesday, January 16 and a note will need to be sent to school giving the kids permission to walk from primary school to the library with our staff. Due to the school dismissal time for 4th and 5th graders, parents will need to arrange transportation to attend the Licking Park District program. Contact the library at 740.924.3561 or email bbeck@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register your student.


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FREE eBooks and eAudio Books with Digital Downloads

Find your favorite authors here and download to your phone, tablet, iPod or computer.

 

 


worldbookWorld Book: Early World of Learning

An online resource for preschoolers and early elementary grade students. It can be used on any device that connects to the internet, but is optimized for use on an iPad. Early World of Learning includes three interactive learning environments:

  • Trek’s Travels – narrated stories, interactive games, and original videos that teach critical early childhood themes, including numbers, shapes, colors, opposites, and more.
  • Welcome to Reading –  practice to develop and strengthen phonics, vocabulary, phonemic awareness, and comprehension skills.
  • Know It – a visual interactive encyclopedia that will captivate early learners with non-fiction topics of interest and importance to them.

 

Reading Round the Clock

Reading can happen anytime, anywhere!  And you and your children can explore the joy of reading together with this series of “Reading ‘Round the Clock” flyers and videos that gives easy tips for working reading practice into everyday activities. INFOhio developed them in partnership with the State Library of Ohio, Ohio Educational Library Media Association, and the Ohio PTA, and they are available to all Ohioans for free download. So take a look for great tips on keeping your family reading and preparing your children for Ohio’s Third Grade Reading Guarantee.

Reading on the Screen from TRUE Studios on Vimeo.

Reading for a Purpose from TRUE Studios on Vimeo.

Reading on the Go from TRUE Studios on Vimeo.


EllisonDies

Ellison Dies Available for Use

These dies and machine are available for anyone 12 and older to use during library hours. Bring your own paper, make something special!

For a full list of available dies, please click here: Alexandria_Ellison_Dies.


 

 

abcMouse

ABC Mouse!

ABCmouse.com is an educational website for young children that provides online learning activities for 2-6 year old children at preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten levels.


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