Kids

june, 2018

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4jun6:30 pm- 6:50 pmSummer Toddler Time
4jun7:00 pm- 7:45 pmSummer Story Time
6jun10:00 am- 10:20 amSummer Toddler Time
6jun10:30 am- 11:15 amSummer Story Time
7jun10:00 am- 10:45 amSummer Toddler Time
7jun10:00 am- 10:45 amSummer Story Time
7jun2:00 pm- 3:00 pmNeil Armstrong Museum: Sounds of Science
11jun6:30 pm- 6:50 pmSummer Toddler Time
11jun7:00 pm- 7:45 pmSummer Story Time
13jun10:00 am- 10:20 amSummer Toddler Time
13jun10:30 am- 11:15 amSummer Story Time
14jun10:00 am- 10:45 amSummer Toddler Time
14jun10:00 am- 10:45 amSummer Story Time
14jun2:00 pm- 3:30 pmLicking Park District for K-5th Grade
18jun6:30 pm- 6:50 pmSummer Toddler Time
18jun7:00 pm- 7:45 pmSummer Story Time
20jun10:00 am- 10:20 amSummer Toddler Time
20jun10:30 am- 11:15 amSummer Story Time
21jun10:00 am- 10:45 amSummer Story Time
21jun10:00 am- 10:45 amSummer Toddler Time
21jun2:00 pm- 3:00 pm4-H: Good Vibrations
28jun2:00 pm- 3:00 pmCreate a Reading Rock with Miss Barb

 


Summer Toddler & Story Time Programs

May 29th – June 18th Music Rocks

July 9th- July 30th Rocks Rock

 

Little ones will be building friendships as we hear stories, finger plays, and songs. Story time children will do a simple craft. Registration is required. Please choose a class and time then call 740.924.3561 or email kthompson1@alexandria.lib.oh.us to reserve a spot.

 

Toddler Time (18-36 months old & caregiver) Monday from 6:30-6:50PM or Wednesday from 10:00—10:20AM
Story Time (three, four, and five year old’s) Monday from 7:00-7:45PM, Wednesday from 10:30—11:15AM OR Thursday from 10:00—10:45AM

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.

 


2018 Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”

Every Northridge Primary School student received a bookmark at the end of the school year that lists all of our free children’s programs. Toddlers, preschoolers and students in grades 4 & 5 are welcome to participate too. Stop by the library to pick up a booklet (or activity sheet for toddlers.) All students that complete the booklet or activity sheet earn a chance to win one of the great grand prizes at the SRP Finale on Tuesday, July 31.

Don’t miss out on all the fun we will be having! Registration is required for all programs listed below. Call 740-924-3561 or email bbeck@alexandria.lib.oh.us to reserve a spot.

 


Neil Armstrong Museum

Thursday, June 7 at 2:00PM

Sounds of Science: Gain an understanding of the makeup of sounds on earth and in space! Participants will have the opportunity to explore music using Boomwhackers, which use different lengths of tubes to display different notes of music. Children will be placed in groups to explore, tinker, and create their own music to share. (K-5th Grade) Please contact the library at 740.924.3561 or email bbeck@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register your child.

 


Licking Park District for K-5th Graders

Thursday, June 17 at 2:00PM

Join us this month for a snack, story and activity as we play and learn .

Please contact the library at 740.924.3561 or email bbeck@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register your child.


4-H: Good Vibrations

Thursday, June 21 at 2:00PM

Science of Sound: Students explore how vibrations create sound, discover how sound waves travel, and find out how sound changes when teams make different-sized kazoos. (Recommended for K-2nd Grade)

Please contact the library at 740.924.3561 or email bbeck@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register your child.

 


Create a Reading Rock with Miss Barb

Thursday, June 28 at 2:00PM

Bring a rock of your own or select one from here. Wear old clothes because the paint will stain. (Recommended for 2nd-5th Grade)

Please contact the library at 740.924.3561 or email bbeck@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register your child.

 


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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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