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Story Time & More

Preschool

2019-10-16 11:00:00 2019-10-16 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, October 16
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-10-16 11:00:00 2019-10-16 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

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, Dec 09 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Dec 10 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Dec 11 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 12 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Dec 13 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 14 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 15 Closed

About the branch

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

Upcoming events

Wed, Dec 11, 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, Dec 11, 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.

Wed, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Wear your pajamas and get ready for a cuddly story that's perfect for bedtime.

Thu, Dec 12, 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, Dec 12, 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, Dec 12, 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.

Mon, Dec 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meeting Room
Bring your current knitting project, see what others are knitting, and stay in the loop.

Mon, Dec 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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. Recommended for girls in grades 3-5 w/female caregiver.

Mon, Dec 16, 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. Recommended for boys in grades 3-5 with a caregiver.