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Story Time & More

Preschool

2019-03-20 11:00:00 2019-03-20 12:00:00 America/New_York Story Time & More Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and their families. Registration is required for all. Lake Community Branch

Wednesday, March 20
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-03-20 11:00:00 2019-03-20 12:00:00 America/New_York Story Time & More Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and their families. Registration is required for all. Lake Community Branch

Lake Community Branch

Meeting Room

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.

Lake Community Branch

lake@starklibrary.org
Phone: 330-877-9975

Branch manager
Julie Burley

Hours
Mon, Sep 16 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Sep 17 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Sep 18 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Sep 19 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Sep 20 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Sep 21 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Sep 22 Closed

About the branch

Located within the Lake Community Center, this branch is located among Lake High, Middle School and the YMCA.

Upcoming events

Tue, Sep 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.

Wed, Sep 18, All day
Don't have a library card yet? Now is the time! Celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month... more
Don't have a library card yet? Now is the time! Celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month and our favorite library aide's birthday with cake, special storytimes, and fun activities all day long.

Wed, Sep 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.

Wed, Sep 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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.

Wed, Sep 18, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Wear your pajamas and get ready for a cuddly story that's perfect for bedtime.

Thu, Sep 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.

Thu, Sep 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
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.

Thu, Sep 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room
Hang out with your friends and make new ones at the Library. Enjoy activities... more
Hang out with your friends and make new ones at the Library. Enjoy activities including music, art, STEM, snap circuits, and more. Each day will bring something new to do and explore.

Thu, Sep 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Enjoy lively discussions with others on today's most intriguing books and topics.... more
Enjoy lively discussions with others on today's most intriguing books and topics. Grades 3-5 with a female caregiver.

Mon, Sep 23, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meeting Room
Join fellow knitters & crocheters to work on current projects at all skill levels... more
Join fellow knitters & crocheters to work on current projects at all skill levels while sharing tips and tricks.

Mon, Sep 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Enjoy lively discussions with others on today's most intriguing books and topics. ... more
Enjoy lively discussions with others on today's most intriguing books and topics. Grades 3-5 and a caregiver.