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Story Time & More

Preschool

2018-06-14 11:00:00 2018-06-14 11:30:00 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. Main Library

Thursday, June 14
11:00am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2018-06-14 11:00:00 2018-06-14 11:30:00 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. Main Library

Main Library

Children's Story 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.

Main Library

contactus@starklibrary.org
Phone: 330-452-0665

Branch manager
Megan Johnson

Hours
Mon, Jun 18 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jun 19 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 20 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jun 21 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 22 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 24 Closed

About the branch

The Main Library is located in the heart of downtown Canton and serves a diverse community of all ages and interests. This location houses the Genealogy Department and is well known for its unique architectural design.

Upcoming events

Tue, Jun 26, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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Children's Story Room
Tue, Jun 26, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
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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.

Children's Story Room
Wed, Jun 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Children's Story Room
Thu, Jun 28, 9:30am - 10:00am
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Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.

Children's Story Room
Thu, Jun 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
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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Thu, Jun 28, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
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