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Story Time

Baby / Toddler

2017-05-23 10:30:00 2017-05-23 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. North Branch

Tuesday, May 23
10:30am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2017-05-23 10:30:00 2017-05-23 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. North 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.

North Branch

north@starklibrary.org
Phone: 330-456-4356

Branch manager
Connie Sureck

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

About the branch
The North Branch is located just outside of downtown between two of Canton’s historic neighborhoods, Ridgewood and Market Heights.

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