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Story Time

Baby / Toddler

2017-05-24 10:30:00 2017-05-24 11:00:00 America/New_York Story Time Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all. Plain Community Branch

Wednesday, May 24
10:30am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2017-05-24 10:30:00 2017-05-24 11:00:00 America/New_York Story Time Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all. Plain Community Branch

Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.

FAQs

Why is story time important?
With an early introduction to skills such as holding a book or listening to stories, children have a better chance at succeeding in school, which translates into positive outcomes later in life. Our Start Smart initiative focuses on providing the information and tools that parents, caregivers, and educators need to facilitate early literacy development. Early Literacy is the knowledge a child develops about reading and writing before actually learning to read or write. 

What is the role of a parent or caregiver during story time?
A parent or caregiver must remain in the story time area. It is the perfect time to gain awareness of age-appropriate books, music, songs and activities suited for your child.

How can a parent or caregiver make the most of story time?

  • By attending story time regularly.
  • By arriving a few minutes early.
  • By participating when encouraged to do so.
  • By not bringing food or toys.
  • By taking an upset child out of the area until he or she calms down.
  • By talking with your child about the stories afterward.
  • By repeating the story time rhymes and songs at home with your child.

Plain Community Branch

plain@starklibrary.org
Phone: 330-494-3399

Branch manager
Kathy Clay

Hours
We're closed Thursday November 23
Mon, Nov 13 7:30AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Nov 14 7:30AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Nov 15 7:30AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Nov 16 7:30AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Nov 17 7:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Nov 18 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 19 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

The Plain Community Branch is located within GlenOak High School and serves as both a public library and the high school library for the school.

Upcoming events

Sat, Nov 18, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Imagine, create, and build with LEGO® and/or DUPLO® bricks (provided).