Kids

november, 2019

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7nov3:15 pm- 4:45 pmBFF (K-5rd Grade)
11nov6:30 pm- 6:50 pmFall Toddler Time
11nov7:00 pm- 7:45 pmFall Story Time
13nov10:00 am- 10:20 amFall Toddler Time
14nov - 14decnov 1410:00 amdec 14- 10:45 amFall Story Time
14nov3:15 pm- 5:30 pmKids Movie Day: The Lion King (K-5th Grade)
18nov6:30 pm- 6:50 pmFall Toddler Time
18nov7:00 pm- 7:45 pmFall Story Time
20nov10:00 am- 10:20 amFall Toddler Time
21nov - 21decnov 2110:00 amdec 21- 10:45 amFall Story Time
21nov3:15 pm- 4:30 pmLicking Park District for K-5th Grade
23nov10:00 am- 12:00 pmFamily Story Time with Santa
25nov6:30 pm- 6:50 pmFall Toddler Time
25nov7:00 pm- 7:45 pmFall Story Time
27nov10:00 am- 10:20 amFall Toddler Time
28nov - 28decnov 2810:00 amdec 28- 10:45 amFall Story Time

Fall Toddler & Story Time Programs

Beginning the week of November 11, 2019

Little ones will be building friendships as we hear stories, learn finger plays and sing songs. Story time children will also do a simple craft. Registration is required. There will be no classes during the week of Thanksgiving. Please choose a class time then call 740.924.3561 or email kthompson1@alexandria.lib.oh.us to reserve a spot.

Toddler Time (18-36 months old & caregiver): Mondays from 6:30—6:50PM OR Wednesdays from 10:00—10:20AM

Story Time (three, four and five-year olds): Mondays from 7:00—7:45PM; OR Thursdays 10:00AM—10:45AM


BFF:

Wings! (K-5th)

Thursday, November 7, 3:15-4:45PM

Learn about wings and the many different things that use them to fly. We will enjoy a snack, craft, and games while we explore the museum exhibit. Call 740-924-3561 or email Jshaw@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register your child. Registration deadline is Tuesday, November 5. Children must have a note to walk from the primary to the library with our staff. This program is in conjunction with Traveling Museum Exhibits created by the Grandview Heights Public Library with The Ohio State University’s Museum of Biological Diversity. The Natural Wonders Traveling Museum is funded through a federal Institute of Museum and Library Services LSTA grant awarded by the State Library of Ohio.


Kids Movie Day:

The Lion King(K-5th)

Thursday, November 14 from 3:15–5:30PM

After the murder of his father, a young lion prince flees his kingdom only to learn the true meaning of responsibility and bravery.

Call 740-924-3561 or email Jshaw@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register your child. Registration deadline is Tuesday, November 12. Children must have a note to walk from the primary to the library with our staff. Popcorn will be provided. Please send a water bottle for your child. 

Due to the school dismissal time for 4th and 5th graders, they will need to arrange their own transportation.


Licking Park District for K-5th Graders

Thursday, November 21 from 3:15–4:30PM

Join us with the Licking Parks district as we learn about the natural world around us. Call 740-924-3561 or email jshaw@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register. Registration deadline is Tuesday, November 19. Children must have a note to walk from the primary to the library with our staff.

Due to the school dismissal time for 4th and 5th graders, parents will need to arrange transportation.


Santa Is Coming

Saturday, November 23, 10AM

Please join us for a special family holiday story time. We’ll gather in the meeting room to hear Santa read a Christmas story or two. After the stories, families will take turns visiting with Santa as children tell him their Christmas wishes. Light refreshments will be available. Registration is required, and space is limited. Please contact the library to register for Santa Story Time at 740.924.3561 or email jshaw@alexandria.lib.oh.us to get on Santa’s nice list. Please arrive a few minutes early and enter through the meeting room door so we’ll be all settled and ready for Santa’s arrival at 10:00am.


https://www.ebsco.com/sites/g/files/nabnos191/files/acquiadam-assets/explora-button-140.pngExplora for Primary Students

Helping your student with a project or report? Check out this database of information that is specifically designed for your child. Click here to go to this database.


Novelist K-8 Plus

Trying to find just that right title that you can’t put down or just the next book in your favorite series. Click here.


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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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