Fall Toddler and Story Time Programs
Beginning the week of September 10th
Little ones will be building friendships through stories, finger plays, and songs. Story time children will also do a simple craft. Registration is required. Please choose a class and time then call 740-924-3561 or email email@example.com 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 OR Thursday from 10:00—10:45AM
BFF: K-3rd Graders
Thursday, September 13 from 3:15-5:15PM
Ahoy Mateys! Join us for an after-school adventure on the high seas. Space is limited for BFF and registration is required by 4:00PM Wednesday, September 12. Please call 740-924-3561 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Don’t forget to send a note to school giving permission for your child to walk with staff members to the library.
Licking Park District: K-5th Graders
Thursday, September 20th from 3:15-4:30PM
The Alexandria Public Library is proud to be working with the Licking Park District to offer children’s programs on the third thursday of the month for the kids in K-5th grades. Students need to be registered by Wednesday, September 19th and a note needs to be sent to school giving the kids permission to wald from Northridge Primary to the library with our staff. Due to the school dismissal time for 4th and 5th graders, they will have to make their own transportation arrangements for attending the Licking Park District program. Please contact the library at 740-924-3561 or email email@example.com to register your student.
Kids Movie: The Apple Dumpling Gang
Thursday, September 27 from 3:15-5:00PM
Ride the wild west as three orphans discover gold. Library staff will pick u K-3rd grade kids at the primary school and escort them to the story room for movie day. Due to the school dismissal time for 4th and 5th graders , parents will need to make arrangements for attending movie day. Popcorn will be provided. Please call 740-924-3561 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Parents please remember a note needs to be sent to school giving permission to walk over with library staff. Because space is limited, children need to be registered with the library by 4:00PM on Wednesday, September 26. Please contact the library at 740-924-3561 or email email@example.com if you have questions or to register for the movie.
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.