Spring Toddler and Story Times
March 4th through the week of April 29th
Nursery Rhymes for Spring Time!
Inviting all 3-, 4-, and 5-year-old youngsters to come learn through stories, finger plays, songs, and simple crafts. Our program runs from the week of March 4th with the last meeting the week of April 29th. Story time is scheduled to meet Monday evenings 7:00-7:45PM, Wednesday mornings 10:00-10:45, or Thursday mornings 10:00-10:45. Reserve your spot by calling 740.924.3561 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Fun with Nursery Rhymes! 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 run the week of March 4th with the last meeting the week of April 29th. We are scheduled to meet Monday evenings 6:30-6:50 or Wednesday mornings 10:00-10:20. Please reserve a spot by calling 740.924.3561 or emailing email@example.com
Please remember if the Northridge Schools are closed all library programming is cancelled.
BFF (Grades K-5)
Thursday, March 14th from 3:15-4:30PM
Join us as we share a story, paint an empty pot and plant a seed and see if your seed will grow!
Space is limited for BFF: registration is required by 4:00PM Wednesday, March 13. Please call 740.924.3561 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to register for this month’s BFF. Don’t forget! Send a note to school giving permission for your child to walk from school to the library with our staff.
Licking Park District for K-5th Graders
Buzzing for Bees
Thursday, March 21 from 3:15–4:30PM
What do you know about buzzing bees? How important are bees to us? Come to the library to learn all about buzzing bees at this fun program for K – 5th grade! A snack will be provided along with the program.
Students need to be registered by Wednesday, March 20 and a note will need to be sent to school giving the kids permission to walk from Northridge Primary to the library with our staff. Due to the school dismissal time for 4th and 5th graders, parents will need to arrange transportation for students attending the Licking Park District program. Please contact the library at 740.924.3561 or email email@example.com to register your student.
Spring Break Family Movie Night: Mary Poppins
Thursday, March 28 at 6:00PM
Join us for a fun filled family evening. The movie is a classic that takes place, in turn of the century London, when a magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father. The library will provide popcorn. Please feel free to bring water bottles.
Call the library at 740.924.3561 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know you’re coming.
FREE eBooks and eAudio Books with Digital Downloads
Find your favorite authors here and download to your phone, tablet, iPod or computer.
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.
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.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.