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Story Time

Preschool

2017-05-24 10:30:00 2017-05-24 11:00:00 America/New_York Story Time Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and their families. Registration is required for all. North 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 Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and their families. Registration is required for all. North Branch

Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and their families. 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 be present in the Library throughout the duration of the program. It is encouraged that the parent or caregiver remain in the story time area because 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.

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North Branch

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

Branch manager
Connie Sureck

Hours
Mon, Jul 17 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jul 18 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jul 19 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jul 20 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 21 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 22 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 23 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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Wed, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and their families. Registration is required for all.

Wed, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and... more
Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and their families. Registration is required for all.

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