Children

Upcoming Events

Saturday, December 7, 10:00 am

He's making a list, he's checking it twice...

We start handing out numbers to see Santa at 9:15 am. Santa arrives at 10:00 am.
crafts and cookie decorating will be available while you wait.

*Please check this page or Facebook for potential cancellations due to winter weather. If school is closed, the library will cancel programs*

 

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Fall Storytimes: Let's go on an adventure!

Who’s up for an adventure? Join Miss Nora and Miss Amy as we travel the world without leaving the library! We’ll read exciting stories, make fun crafts and sing lots of songs that bring out the explorer in all of us.

September 9th- November 25th:

All Ages Storytimes: Mondays at 10:15 am Ages Birth-6

Daycare providers are welcome! Activities include a variety of stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts appropriate for children.

Tiny Tots: Fridays at 9:45 am Ages Birth-2

Birth to 24 months (with a favorite adult) Enjoy books, simple songs, action rhymes, playtime and meeting other young families in a small group setting!

Toddlers: Fridays at 10:35 am Ages 2-3

For two and three year olds (with a favorite adult). Designed to develop reading readiness and language skills through the use of books, rhymes, songs, and large motor activities. A simple craft will be included and siblings may attend. 

Toddler Music: Thursdays at 10:15 am Ages Birth-3

Enjoy a fun way to develop early literacy skills in young children with music, dancing, singing, and exploration of simple musical concepts. 

Osmo

Kids will love learning all kinds of skills with these interactive gaming and learning systems. Whether it's coding, money skills, or drawing Osmo learning fun!

What is Osmo?
Osmo is an interactive gaming system that encourages kids to learn via play through a combination of physical play pieces kids hold in their hands and a digital game program that reacts to what the player does in the real world.

*Ask to check out one of three available Osmo systems at the circulation desk. Osmo systems are available for in-library use only.)

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten!

1000 books before kindergarten

Do you read to your child? Join our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten challenge! Stop by the library and sign up today! Those who complete the program will have the satisfaction of spending quality time with your child, aiding in early literacy development, and receiving a small prize from MHPL!

Questions? Contact Amy at (608) 437-5021 ext. 104 or amy.kalchik@mounthorebwi.info