Children's Story Times
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from 11 a.m.- 5 p.m.
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Adventures in Story Time
Stories, songs and craft activity
In this new edition of Story Time, your child will enjoy books, songs, and a craft designed around a theme. Each weekly video is a chance to practice reading readiness skills like listening during stories, letter awareness and predicting.
Supplies for the craft featured in the video are available for pickup through curbside or by stopping by the Children’s desk. Supplies are limited and available on a first-come first-serve basis. Themes in September include: Welcome to the Library, School, Germs, Leaves and Apples.
Books and Babies
Stories and Rhymes
This weekly video series will include stories, rhymes, and finger plays intended to foster a love of reading at an early age and build important early literacy skills.
Resources for Babies and Toddlers (Songs, Fingerplays, Early Literacy, etc.)
Montana State Library
Ready to Read Early Literacy Initiative
The challenge= to read 1,000 books before your child reaches kindergarten, and yes, books may be repeated.
Find resources, book lists and the link to sign up on our 1000 Books before Kindergarten page.