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Story Time & More

Baby / Toddler

2018-05-21 10:30:00 2018-05-21 11:15:00 America/New_York Story Time & More Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all. Sandy Valley Branch

Monday, May 21
10:30am - 11:15am

Add to Calendar 2018-05-21 10:30:00 2018-05-21 11:15:00 America/New_York Story Time & More Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all. Sandy Valley Branch

Sandy Valley Branch

Meeting Room

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.

Sandy Valley Branch

sandyvalley@starklibrary.org
Phone: 330-866-3366

Branch manager
Susan Jacobs

Hours
Mon, Aug 20 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Aug 21 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Aug 22 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Aug 23 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, Aug 24 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Aug 25 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Aug 26 Closed

About the branch

The Sandy Valley branch serves patrons from the Southern Stark County area, including Sandyville, Magnolia and East Sparta.

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