Palisades
Neighborhood Library

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Toddler Story Time

Monday, April 30, 2018, 10:30 am

These 20-to-30-minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities designed to help develop your child’s language skills and a love for books. It is a great time for very young children to socialize with others and be prepared to start school. Children ages 18-36 months are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities, and their grownups are encouraged to participate in the program along with the children.      
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Baby Lap Time

Monday, April 30, 2018, 2:00 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers, these 20-to-30-minute story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children from birth to when they start walking.  Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be on their caregiver's lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program. It is recommended that each child have an adult with them.
Far From the Madding Crowd

Moveable Feast Classics Book Club

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 1:00 pm

The next meeting of the Moveable Feast Classics Book Club will be at Georgetown Library on Tuesday, May 1, at 1 pm. We will be discussing Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy. Please join us.
Toddler Art and Stories

Story Time and Craft

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 4:00 pm

This 30-to-40-minute program is full of books, songs and art activities designed to help develop your child’s language and motor skills. After story time, children will participate in a process-oriented art project.  This program is recommended for children ages 2-5.
Toddler Story Time Image

Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 10:30 am

These 20-to-30-minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities designed to help develop your child’s language skills and a love for books. It is a great time for very young children to socialize with others and be prepared to start school. Children ages 18-36 months are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities, and their grownups are encouraged to participate in the program along with the children.  
Baby Lap Time Image

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 2:00 pm

This program is a story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-to-30 minute story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children from birth to when they start walking.  Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be on their caregiver's lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program. It is recommended that each child have an adult person.
Born to Read by Judy SierraRead and Rise by Sandra L. PinkneyRead to Your Bunny by Rosemary Wells

Summer Challenge Kick-off Party

Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 4:00 pm

Join the Summer Challenge. Read 20 minutes a day, every day. Let's kick off the summer by learning how to record the minutes that we read so we can earn prizes. This quote begins Rosemary Wells' book Read to Your Bunny: "Reading together 20 minutes a day is the most important gift you can give your child." This program is for all ages.  
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 7:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required, these 30-minute evening programs are designed to delight children ages 3 - 8. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.  
Fairy World Crafts by Kathy RossThe Book of Fairies by Michael HagueThe Doll People by Ann Martin

Summer Challenge: Fairy World Craft

Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 4:00 pm

Join the Summer Challenge. Can you make a fairy doll with felt and pipe cleaners? Can you make a stool for your fairy world? Come and have a crafty afternoon. This program is for children ages 6 - 12.
Out and About at the Public Library by Kitty SheaDo You Know Dewey? by Brian P. ClearyFun Facts and Silly Stories by Ripley Publishing

Summer Challenge: Library Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 4:00 pm

Join the Summer Challenge. How well do you know your library? Get to know Dewey (it's like a secret code!): Melvil Dewey created the Dewey Decimal system over 135 years ago and it is still used in most public libraries. This program is for ages 6 - 12.

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