Preschool Story Time

Winter/Spring 2020 Preschool Schedule

 

 *Registration is necessary for all Preschool programs!

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

 

Weather Policy: If the Melrose Public Schools are cancelled

due to weather, there will be no storytime.

 


 

Baby Steps: 0-17 months

 

Baby Steps is a *registered early literacy program that 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.

 

Tuesdays @ 2:00 p.m. Jan. 14th – March 17th.

No class on Feb. 18th

Wednesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Jan. 15th – April 29th.

No class Feb. 19th, March 25th, & April 22nd

*Register the morning of each program beginning at 8 a.m.!

 


 

Toddler Time: 18-36 months

 

Toddler Time is a *registered program for children ages 18-36 months in the company of an adult. The 30 minute early literacy program includes stories, songs, finger plays, plenty of movement, and fun!

 

Mondays @ 10:30 a.m. Jan. 13th – April 27th

No class Jan. 20th, Feb. 17th, March 23rd, & April 20th

Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Jan. 14th – April 28th

No class Feb. 18th, March 24th, April 21st

*Register the morning of each program beginning at 8 a.m.!

 


E.P.I.C Thursdays! 3-5 years with their grownup

 

Explore, Play, Imagine, Connect Thursdays is a new *registered program for children ages 3-5 years old.  Classes include a story and play based learning activities for both caregiver and child to experience together.  Each class will be limited to 18 children.

Thursdays @ 10:30 a.m. Sept. Jan. 16th – April 30th

No class Feb. 20th, March 26th, April 23rd

*Register the morning of each program beginning at 8 a.m.!

 


Together Time: 2 & 3 years

 

Together Time is a *registered program for children ages 2-3 years old and their grownup. Together Time includes stories, songs, finger plays, movement, and a lot of fun!

 

Saturdays @ 10:30 a.m.

Jan 18th, Feb. 1st, 15th, & 29th

March 14th & 28th

April 11th & 25th, May 9th

*Register the morning of each program beginning at 8 a.m.!

 


Special Monthly Programs

Music with Dara: 2 years and older

 

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 14th, Feb. 11th, March 10th, April 14th, & May 12th @ 6:30 p.m.

*Register the morning of each program beginning at 8 a.m.!

 


Saturday Morning Specials

Each program begins at 10:30 a.m.

 

 

 

Rockabye Beats with Marcos Valles

Saturday, January 11th @ 10:30 a.m.

Enjoy a unique interactive learning experience through music, dancing and fun, sprinkled with Spanish!

*Register the morning of the program beginning at 8 a.m.!

 

 

Jeannie Mack

Saturday, February 8th @ 10:30 a.m.

Have fun celebrating winter with Jeannie Mack!  Clap along, dance, and enjoy hand and finger play games ….. all to do with winter!

*Register the morning of the program beginning at 8 a.m.!

 

 

Concert with Sulinha’s Trio

Saturday, March 21st @ 10:30 a.m.

Brazilian inspired music for children and their grownup! Sulinha’s trio uses traditional Brazilian instruments to engage the audience through interactive and dancing songs.

*Register the morning of the program beginning at 8 a.m.!