Preschool Story Time

Winter/Spring 2019 Preschool Schedule

 *Registration is necessary for all pre-school programs. 

You may register your child the morning of each class beginning at 8 a.m. on the library’s Events and Programs Calendar at www.melrosepubliclibrary.org

*If the Melrose Public Schools are closed due to weather, there will be no story time.

 


Baby Steps

Ages 0 – 17 months

This program introduces babies and parents to the library and the wonderful world of books! Join us for 30 minutes of finger plays, rhymes, lap songs, stories and fun. There will be time after each program for babies and parents to socialize.  Register online the morning of each class beginning at 8 a.m. on the library’s events and programs calendar at www.melrosepubliclibrary.org

Tuesdays @ 2:00 p.m. Jan. 15th – April 30th

No class Feb. 19th, March 26th, April 16th

Wednesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Jan. 16th – May 1st

No class on Feb. 20th, March 27th, April 17th

 


Toddler Time

Ages 18 – 36 months

Toddler is a registered program for children ages 18 – 36 months and their grownup.  The thirty minute early literacy program includes stories, songs, fingerplays, plenty of movement and fun!

Mondays @ 10:30 Jan. 14th – April 29th

No class Feb. 18th, March 25th, April 15th

Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Jan. 15th – April 30th

No class Feb. 19th, March 26th, April 16th

Register online the morning of each class beginning at 8 a.m. on the library’s events and programs calendar at www.melrosepubliclibrary.org


                                         Story Time

3 – 4 years

Story Time is a registered program for children ages 3 and 4 years old.  Story Time includes stories, songs, movement, and a craft.  Each class is approximately 45 minutes long.  Story Time is limited to 18 children per class.

Thursdays @ 10:30 a.m.  Jan. 17th – May 2nd

No class Feb. 21st, March 28th, April 18th

Register online the morning of each class beginning at 8 a.m. on the library’s events and programs calendar at www.melrosepubliclibrary.org

 


Together Time

2-4 years

Together Time is a registered program for children ages 2-4 years and their grownup.  Together time includes stories, songs, fingerplays, movement, and fun!

Saturdays: @ 10:30 a.m.

Jan. 12th & 26th, Feb. 9th & 23rd, March 9th & 23rd, April 6th & 20th

 

Register online the morning of each class beginning at 8 a.m. on the library’s events and programs calendar at www.melrosepubliclibrary.org


Special Monthly Programs

Music with Dara: 2 years and up

Join Dara VanRemoortel in her popular monthly bedtime music program for toddlers and their parents. Best for children ages 2 and older. Each program begins promptly at 6:30 PM. Children are invited to attend in their PJ’s. Sponsored by the Friends of the Melrose Public Library.

Tuesdays: Jan. 15th, Feb. 12th, March 12th, April 9th, & May 14th @ 6:30 PM

Register online the morning of each class beginning at 8 a.m. on the library’s events and programs calendar at www.melrosepubliclibrary.org

 

 

Rockin’ Babies & Boppin’ Toddlers with Meredith Pizzi: 0-18 months

Interactive music programs for parents and their children. Sponsored by the Friends of Melrose Public Library.

*Fridays: Jan. 11th, Feb. 15th, March 15th, April 19th, May 17th

Toddlers (10 – 18 months) : 10:15-11 a.m.

Babies (0 – 9 months) : 11:15 – 12:00 a.m.

Register online the morning of each class beginning at 8 a.m. on the library’s events and programs calendar at www.melrosepubliclibrary.org